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Alfred Austin

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Who is Alfred Austin?

Alfred Austin DL was an English poet who was appointed Poet Laureate in 1896 upon the death of Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

  • also known as Остин, Альфред
  • born on (180 years ago) in Leeds
  • nationality: England
  • education:
  • died on (102 years ago) in Ashford
  • written works: "Haunts of ancient peace", "Narrative poems", "English lyrics", "The Garden That I Love", "Love's widowhood, and other poems", "An Artists Proof V1", "Sacred And Profane Love And Other Poems", "Fortunatus The Pessimist", "Door of humility"

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Google previewQuest for Eros (2015)

Browning and 'Fifine' by Samuel B. Southwell

The conjunction of the image of the pernicious goat and the allusion to Alfred Austin is a symbolic corollary in failure of the synthesis of poetic and sexual power in the celebration of the triumph of Arion ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Similes (1917)

by Frank Jenners Wilstach

Alfred Austin. Freckled. freckled like a pard. — Keats. Free. Free, As Thames and Seine, St. Lawrence, Nile, and Ganges, Mingled in one illimitable sea. — Grant Allen. Free as a fly. — Anon. Free as a gift. — Ibid. Free as a wood sawer. — Ibid.

Google previewA Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms in the English Language (2015)

by T.J. Carty

Alfred Ainger Alexander Allardyce Alfred Austin George A. A. Willis A. A. A. Marie Blaize de Bury A. A. B. Arthur Anthony ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of British Poetry (2015)

by Robert R. Watson

The poet laureate Alfred Austin wrote theofficial verse forthe newly urbanand suburban nation,verse that tookno accountofthe new realities, though itbetrayed someanxiety that the Victorian achievement could be maintained by the Edwardians.

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Expert Alfred Brendel Literary Emporium Boston, Massachusetts Literary Queen of Expatriate Americans Gertrude Stein Lithuania Baltic nation long ruled by Soviet Russians until 1991 Little Alfie Alfred Austin Little America Antarctic camp at ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations (2013)

by Gyles Brandreth

sometimes attributed to Alfred Austin (1835–1913), Poet Laureate 2 as a young Times correspondent in America, Claud Cockburn received a telegram ...

Google previewA Dictionary of British History (2009)

by John Ashton Cannon

and Alfred Austin (1896). Poitiers, battle of, 1356. *Edward, the Black Prince's blooding had ...

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