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- 1. Alfred Lord Tennyson(August 6, 1809 October 6, 1892)
Mrs. Cogswell, AP Eng. IV, Per. 6
By: Colleen Blanco-Chacon, Jon Claude Colbert
Abby Batuyong, & NavidChoudhury
2. 3. Tennyson Quick Facts
Victorian era British writer, novelist, poet.
Poet Laureate of the UK during much of Queen Victoria's reign.
Remains one of the most popular poets in the English language.
Works include, Crossing The Bar, and The Eagle.
4. Early Life
Born in Somersby, Lincolnshire,
George and Elizabeth Tennysons son & fourth of 12 children.
Derived from a middle-class line of Tennysons, with noble and royal ancestry.
5. Life in Full
6. Time Period
United Kingdom Victoria Era
Queen Victoria's reign from June 1837 until her death on the 22nd of January 1901.
The reign was a long period of prosperity for the British people:
- Profits gained from the overseas British Empire,
7. & from industrial improvements at home.