Welcome to Alexandra

Reading experience

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Welcome to Alexandra

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"My father"s first meeting with the Princess of Wales took place at Mrs Greville"s in Chester Square. The Princess asked him to read the ""Welcome to Alexandra."" When he had read it, the fact of his reading his own complimentary poem to the Princess herself suddenly struck both of them as being so ludicrous, that he dropt the book on the floor and both went into fits of uncontrollable laughter."

Source

Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Tennyson, Alfred
Aged 70 [Experience in 1879, born in 1809]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1879
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT111
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Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
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EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
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Notes


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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/81122
Accessed on 2019/11/16 02:53:51

Related place
England
Related people
Tennyson, Alfred
Related text or manuscript
Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son
Related place
England
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Welcome to Alexandra

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-22817

Evidence

"My father"s first meeting with the Princess of Wales took place at Mrs Greville"s in Chester Square. The Princess asked him to read the ""Welcome to Alexandra."" When he had read it, the fact of his reading his own complimentary poem to the Princess herself suddenly struck both of them as being so ludicrous, that he dropt the book on the floor and both went into fits of uncontrollable laughter."

Source

Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Tennyson, Alfred
Aged 70 [Experience in 1879, born in 1809]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1879
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT111
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF3
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes


How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/81122
Accessed on 2019/11/16 02:53:51

Related place
England
Related people
Tennyson, Alfred
Related text or manuscript
Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son
Related place
England
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