Dedication, OEnone

Reading experience

?itemComments

Dedication, OEnone

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-23038

Evidence

"In April [1891] the President of Magdalen, Oxford, and Mrs Warren called upon us [...] Mrs Richard Ward, who had joined us, wanted her little boy to hear my father read. My father answered, ""I will only read you something old."" He read the ""Ode on the Duke of Wellington."" He dwelt long on the final words, letting them ring so to speak, especially ""toll"d, Boom."" At the end he said, ""It is a great roll of words, the music of words. For a hundred people who can sing a song, there are not ten who can read a poem. People do not understand the music of words."" He then read the little Dedication to ""OEnone,"" then the poem. He explained the story, pausing from time to time, asking a few questions".

Source

Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Tennyson, Alfred
Aged 82 [Experience in 1891, born in 1809]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
April 1891
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/81530
Accessed on 2019/12/13 07:20:12

Related place
England
Related people
Tennyson, Alfred
Related text or manuscript
Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son
Related place
England
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE TEI PUBLIC "customisation-tei/tei_readingExp.dtd" "">
<TEI xmlns="http://www.tei-c.org/ns/1.0">
  <teiHeader>
    <fileDesc>
      <titleStmt>
        <author>
          <persName>
            <forename>Alfred</forename>
            <surname>Tennyson</surname>
          </persName>
        </author>
        <title>Dedication, OEnone</title>
      </titleStmt>
      <sourceDesc>
        <biblStruct>
          <monogr>
            <author>
              <persName>
                <forename>Hallam</forename>
                <surname>Tennyson</surname>
              </persName>
            </author>
            <title>Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son</title>
            <imprint>
              <pubPlace>London</pubPlace>
              <date>1897</date>
            </imprint>
            <availability/>
            <biblScope/>
          </monogr>
        </biblStruct>
      </sourceDesc>
      <notesStmt>
        <note>xml/ukred-23038.xml</note>
      </notesStmt>
    </fileDesc>
    <profileDesc>
      <correspDesc>
        <correspAction type="sending">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
        <correspAction type="receiving">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
      </correspDesc>
      <langUsage/>
    </profileDesc>
    <experienceDesc>
      <experience ref="ukred-23038">
        <respStmt resp="submitter">
          <resp>submitted by</resp>
          <persName>
            <forename>Jenny</forename>
            <surname>McAuley</surname>
          </persName>
          <address>
            <address_line/>
          </address>
          <email>jennymcauley@hotmail.com</email>
        </respStmt>
        <respStmt resp="editor"/>
        <date from="1891-04-01" to="1891-04-30" cert="unknown">Apr 1 1891 - Apr 30 1891</date>
        <time/>
        <reader>
          <persName>
            <forename>Alfred</forename>
            <surname>Tennyson</surname>
          </persName>
          <sex>M</sex>
          <age>Adult (18-100+)</age>
          <occupation scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/occupation" ref="OCC1050101">Authors</occupation>
          <education scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/education"/>
          <birth>1809-08-06</birth>
          <country>England</country>
          <readerStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/reader_status"/>
        </reader>
        <listener>
          <note>Included Warren (President of Magdalen College, Oxford) and wife; Mrs Richard Ward and son; Hallam Tennyson.</note>
        </listener>
        <place>
          <location>
            <country>England</country>
            <district/>
          </location>
        </place>
        <textRead>
          <author>
            <persName>
              <forename>Alfred</forename>
              <surname>Tennyson</surname>
            </persName>
          </author>
          <title>Dedication, OEnone</title>
          <genre scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/genre" ref="GEN2">Poetry</genre>
          <textProvenance ref="TPR215" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_provenance">Unknown</textProvenance>
          <textStatus ref="TST4" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status">Unknown</textStatus>
          <textForm scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_form" ref="TFO27">Unknown</textForm>
          <origLanguage>
            <language/>
          </origLanguage>
          <textStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status"/>
        </textRead>
        <readingExp>
          <experienceType scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_type" ref="EXT111">Aloud</experienceType>
          <posture scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/posture"/>
          <lighting scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/lighting"/>
          <environment scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/environment"/>
          <intensity scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/intensity"/>
          <emotion scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/emotion"/>
          <testimony scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/testimony"/>
          <sourceReliability scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/source_reliability"/>
          <expFrequency scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_frequency" ref="EXF3">Unknown</expFrequency>
          <note/>
        </readingExp>
      </experience>
    </experienceDesc>
  </teiHeader>
  <text>
    <body>
      <div type="volume" n="2">
        <p>
          <ptr target="ukred-23038">"In April [1891] the President of Magdalen, Oxford, and Mrs Warren called upon us [...] Mrs Richard Ward, who had joined us, wanted her little boy to hear my father read. My father answered, ""I will only read you something old."" He read the ""Ode on the Duke of Wellington."" He dwelt long on the final words, letting them ring so to speak, especially ""toll"d, Boom."" At the end he said, ""It is a great roll of words, the music of words. For a hundred people who can sing a song, there are not ten who can read a poem. People do not understand the music of words."" He then read the little Dedication to ""OEnone,"" then the poem. He explained the story, pausing from time to time, asking a few questions".</ptr>
        </p>
      </div>
    </body>
  </text>
</TEI>
?itemComments

Dedication, OEnone

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-23038

Evidence

"In April [1891] the President of Magdalen, Oxford, and Mrs Warren called upon us [...] Mrs Richard Ward, who had joined us, wanted her little boy to hear my father read. My father answered, ""I will only read you something old."" He read the ""Ode on the Duke of Wellington."" He dwelt long on the final words, letting them ring so to speak, especially ""toll"d, Boom."" At the end he said, ""It is a great roll of words, the music of words. For a hundred people who can sing a song, there are not ten who can read a poem. People do not understand the music of words."" He then read the little Dedication to ""OEnone,"" then the poem. He explained the story, pausing from time to time, asking a few questions".

Source

Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Tennyson, Alfred
Aged 82 [Experience in 1891, born in 1809]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
April 1891
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/81530
Accessed on 2019/12/13 07:20:12

Related place
England
Related people
Tennyson, Alfred
Related text or manuscript
Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son
Related place
England
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE TEI PUBLIC "customisation-tei/tei_readingExp.dtd" "">
<TEI xmlns="http://www.tei-c.org/ns/1.0">
  <teiHeader>
    <fileDesc>
      <titleStmt>
        <author>
          <persName>
            <forename>Alfred</forename>
            <surname>Tennyson</surname>
          </persName>
        </author>
        <title>Dedication, OEnone</title>
      </titleStmt>
      <sourceDesc>
        <biblStruct>
          <monogr>
            <author>
              <persName>
                <forename>Hallam</forename>
                <surname>Tennyson</surname>
              </persName>
            </author>
            <title>Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir by His Son</title>
            <imprint>
              <pubPlace>London</pubPlace>
              <date>1897</date>
            </imprint>
            <availability/>
            <biblScope/>
          </monogr>
        </biblStruct>
      </sourceDesc>
      <notesStmt>
        <note>xml/ukred-23038.xml</note>
      </notesStmt>
    </fileDesc>
    <profileDesc>
      <correspDesc>
        <correspAction type="sending">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
        <correspAction type="receiving">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
      </correspDesc>
      <langUsage/>
    </profileDesc>
    <experienceDesc>
      <experience ref="ukred-23038">
        <respStmt resp="submitter">
          <resp>submitted by</resp>
          <persName>
            <forename>Jenny</forename>
            <surname>McAuley</surname>
          </persName>
          <address>
            <address_line/>
          </address>
          <email>jennymcauley@hotmail.com</email>
        </respStmt>
        <respStmt resp="editor"/>
        <date from="1891-04-01" to="1891-04-30" cert="unknown">Apr 1 1891 - Apr 30 1891</date>
        <time/>
        <reader>
          <persName>
            <forename>Alfred</forename>
            <surname>Tennyson</surname>
          </persName>
          <sex>M</sex>
          <age>Adult (18-100+)</age>
          <occupation scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/occupation" ref="OCC1050101">Authors</occupation>
          <education scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/education"/>
          <birth>1809-08-06</birth>
          <country>England</country>
          <readerStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/reader_status"/>
        </reader>
        <listener>
          <note>Included Warren (President of Magdalen College, Oxford) and wife; Mrs Richard Ward and son; Hallam Tennyson.</note>
        </listener>
        <place>
          <location>
            <country>England</country>
            <district/>
          </location>
        </place>
        <textRead>
          <author>
            <persName>
              <forename>Alfred</forename>
              <surname>Tennyson</surname>
            </persName>
          </author>
          <title>Dedication, OEnone</title>
          <genre scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/genre" ref="GEN2">Poetry</genre>
          <textProvenance ref="TPR215" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_provenance">Unknown</textProvenance>
          <textStatus ref="TST4" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status">Unknown</textStatus>
          <textForm scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_form" ref="TFO27">Unknown</textForm>
          <origLanguage>
            <language/>
          </origLanguage>
          <textStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status"/>
        </textRead>
        <readingExp>
          <experienceType scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_type" ref="EXT111">Aloud</experienceType>
          <posture scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/posture"/>
          <lighting scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/lighting"/>
          <environment scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/environment"/>
          <intensity scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/intensity"/>
          <emotion scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/emotion"/>
          <testimony scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/testimony"/>
          <sourceReliability scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/source_reliability"/>
          <expFrequency scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_frequency" ref="EXF3">Unknown</expFrequency>
          <note/>
        </readingExp>
      </experience>
    </experienceDesc>
  </teiHeader>
  <text>
    <body>
      <div type="volume" n="2">
        <p>
          <ptr target="ukred-23038">"In April [1891] the President of Magdalen, Oxford, and Mrs Warren called upon us [...] Mrs Richard Ward, who had joined us, wanted her little boy to hear my father read. My father answered, ""I will only read you something old."" He read the ""Ode on the Duke of Wellington."" He dwelt long on the final words, letting them ring so to speak, especially ""toll"d, Boom."" At the end he said, ""It is a great roll of words, the music of words. For a hundred people who can sing a song, there are not ten who can read a poem. People do not understand the music of words."" He then read the little Dedication to ""OEnone,"" then the poem. He explained the story, pausing from time to time, asking a few questions".</ptr>
        </p>
      </div>
    </body>
  </text>
</TEI>