Idylls of the King

Item Type: JAS Known Contents
Creator: Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Publisher: Edward Moxon
Issued: 1859
Edition: 1st edition
Language: English
Author of this Entry: Kathryn H. Stutz
Evidence Type: Letter
Volume: Page (Letter): 1:287-288 (179)
Date: May 3, 1861
Addressed To?: Charlotte Symonds
Importance?: Recited in part (the poem "Guinevere," in its first version) by Dr. Symonds to an audience including at least Charlotte, but not Symonds
Owned?: Probably
Evidence: "Your rhapsodies about Guinevere are very enthusiastic, though I have no doubt that they were justified by the occasion. A fine poem is always better for being read, & when Papa reads Guinevere he adds something wh one does not get in a mere tête à tête with the poem."
Source Contributor: Kathryn H. Stutz