Abstract – scaricare il file per l'appunto completo Alfred Tennyson was born in Somersby, Lincolnshire, in 1809. He was the son of a parson and was first educated at his father’s rectory, and then at Trinity College Cambridge, where he met Arthur Hallam, who was to become his close friend and inspire much of his poetry. He left Cambridge without taking a degree, but before doing so he published his first important collection of verse, Poems, Chiefly Lyrical, in 1830, followed (segue nel file da scaricare)