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Victorian Pastoral

Tennyson, Hardy, and the Subversion of Forms

Owen Schur

Front Matter
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. The Poet’s Melancholy: Pastoral and Community in Early Tennyson
2. Myths of Exile: Tennyson’s Poetry of Loss
3. Songs from The Princess
4. Victorian Pastoral and the Poetry of Hardy
5. A Dwelling’s Character: From Pastoral to the Country House in Hardy
Conclusion
Notes
Index
Back Matter

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