Table of Contents

Alfred Tennyson: A Brief Chronology
A Note on the Text

In Memoriam

Appendix A: Writings of Arthur Hallam

  1. Meditative Fragment 1 (1829)
  2. Sonnet [After first meeting Emily Tennyson] (1829)
  3. Sonnet [The garden trees] (1831)
  4. From “On Sympathy” (1830)

Appendix B: Writings on Natural History, Taxonomy, and
Evolution, 1802–44

  1. From William Paley, Natural Theology; or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity (1802)
  2. From Charles Lyell, The Principles of Geology, Vol. 1 (1830)
  3. From Robert Chambers, Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation (1844)

Appendix C: Victorian Courtship and Marriage in Fiction

  1. From Mary Russell Mitford, Our Village: Sketches of Rural
    Character and Scenery
  2. From Charles Dickens, David Copperfield (1850)

Appendix D: The Poetic Sequence, 1827–54

  1. From John Keble, The Christian Year: Thoughts in Verse for the Sundays and Holidays Throughout the Year (1827)
  2. From Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Sonnets from the Portuguese (1850)
  3. From Coventry Patmore, The Angel in the House: The Betrothal (1854)

Appendix E: Reviews of In Memoriam, 1850–55

  1. From [John Forster?], The Examiner (8 June 1850)
  2. From The Literary Gazette (15 June 1850)
  3. From The North British Review (August 1850)
  4. From The Eclectic Review (September 1850)
  5. From The English Review (September 1850)
  6. From [Charles Kingsley], Fraser’s Magazine (September 1850)
  7. From [Manley Hopkins?], The Times (28 November 1851)
  8. From [Coventry Patmore], The Edinburgh Review (October 1855)

Appendix F: From Hallam Tennyson, Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son (1897)

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Posted on October 29, 2015