The Works of Alfred Tennyson V. XII (1895), by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
The Works of Alfred Tennyson V. XII. Édition de grand luxe, limited to 1000 copies. The Original Books Collection. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom during much of Queen Victoria’s reign and remains one of the most popular poets in the English language. A number of phrases from Tennyson’s work have become commonplaces of the English language, including “Nature, red in tooth and claw”, “‘Tis better to have loved and lost / Than never to have loved at all”, etc.