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Selected Poetry of Charles (Tennyson) Turner (1808-1879)

from Representative Poetry On-line
Prepared by members of the Department of English at the University of Toronto
from 1912 to the present and published by the University of Toronto Press from 1912 to 1967.
RPO Edited by Ian Lancashire
A UTEL (University of Toronto English Library) Edition
Published by the Web Development Group, Information Technology Services, University of Toronto Libraries
© 2004, Ian Lancashire for the Department of English, University of Toronto

Index to poems

  1. Dreams
  2. The Gold-Crested Wren
  3. The Holy Emerald
  4. The Landing of King George I of Greece at the Piraeus
  5. Letty's Globe
  6. The Marble Landing
  7. Millie MacGill
  8. The Mute Lovers On the Railway Journey
  9. Nehemiah's Night Ride
  10. A Night-Charge Against A Swan By A Lover
  11. The Oak and the Hill
  12. St. Augustine and Monica
  13. To A Friend
  14. To A German Lady
  15. To A Greek Girl On The Seashore
  16. The Wedding Posy

Notes on Life and Works

Biographical information

Given name: Charles
Family name: Tennyson Turner
Birth date: 4 July 1808
Death date: 25 April 1879
Nationality: American
Family relations
          father: George Clayton Tennyson
          wife: Louisa Sellwood (from 1836)
          brother: Alfred Lord Tennyson (poet)
          grammar school of Louth
          Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A.): 20 February 1828 to 1832
Honour: Bell Scholorship: 1829
          Cheltenham to 25 April 1879
          Grasby, Lincolnshire
          Tealby, Lincolnshire
          Sommersby, Lincolnshire: 4 July 1808