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xxiv. 757, xxviii. 446, 719, xxxvi. 415; N. Amer. Rev., x. 21, (by Theo. Parsons,) xxi. 214, (by Wm. H. Prcscott:) Lon. Athen., 1862, ii. 263.

Temple, Kev. William. See Tayler, Rev. Chaki.ks B., Nos. 20, 22.

Templeman, James. 1. Alcander and Lavinin, 1S07. 2. Alphonso and Clementina, with other Talcs and Ballads, 1806, 12mo. 3. Gilbert; an Amatory Poem, 180<, Svo and 4to.

Templeman, Peter, M.D., b. 1753; Secretary to the Society of Arts, Manufacture!8, and Commerce, 1760; d. 1769. 1. Curious Remarks and Observations in Physic, Anatomy, Chirurgery, Ac; from the Hist, and Mem. of the R. A. of Sci. at Paris, Lon., 1753-54, 2 vols. Svo. 2. Travels in Egypt and Nubia; from the Danish of F. L. Norden, and enlarged with 160 plates, 1757, 2 vols, fol.; 1. p., r. fol.; largest paper, atlas fol.: original English edition. Without plates, 1757, Svo. Jeflery's edition, 1757, (1792,) 2 vols. fol. Another ed., 1805, 2 vols, fol.

"The merits of Norden's work are of the most enduring and Bntatantial kind, so far as"- to the Antiquities of I -;~ > |»t and the Cataracts."—Stevenson's Cat. of Voy. and Trav., No. 614.

See. also, Dibdin's Lib. Corap., 453.

3. Practical Observations on the Culture of Lucern, Turnips, Ac, 1766, Svo. 4. Med. paper in Phil. Trans., 1746. See, also, Woodwabd, John, M.D., No. 7; see Nichols's Lit. Anec, vii. 413, (Index,) and Nichols's Illust. of Lit., v. 787.

Templeman, R. A. Conrad, and other Poems, Lon., 12ino.

Templeman, Thomas, a writing-master at St. Edmund's Bury, d. 1729. New Survey of the Globe; or An Accurate Mensuration of all the Empires and Kingdoms of the World, in copper plates, Lon., 1729, fol.

•* I distrust both the doctor's learning and his maps."—GibBOH: Decline and Fall, ch. i., notes.

Tenipier, Catherine B. Sec Stirling, Catherine Mary.

Templcr, John, D.D. 1. Serm., 1660,4to. 2. Idea Theologiio Lcviathanis, Ac, Lon., 1673, Svo. 3. Serin., Camb., 1676, 4to. 4. Treatiso relating to the Worship of God, 1694, 8vo.

Templetou. Musical Entertainment, Bost., 1845, 8vo.

Templeton, George. 1. Joint-Stock Directory, Ac, Lon.. 1865, Svo; for 1866, 8vo; for 1S67, 8vo. 2. Charts and Registers, Banks, Finances, and Discount Companies, 1865. Svo.

Templeton, Horace. Diary and Notes of Horace

Templeton, Esq., late Secretary of Legation at , Lon.,

1848, 2 vols. p. Svo.

"Whether this "be the work of a new writer or of an old favourite," (seo Lon. Athen., 1848, 576,) we know not.

Templeton, J. S. Guide to Oil Painting, 4th ed., Lon.. 1849. 12mo.

Templeton, James. The Shipwrecked Lovers; a Tragedy, 1801, 12mo.

Templeton, John. Naturalization of Plants; Trans. Irish Acad., 1799, and Nic. Jour., 1803.

Templeton, P. B. Arithmetical Rods, Lon., 8vo.

Templeton, Timothy. Adventures of my Cousin Smooth: or, The Little Quibbles of Great Governments, Lon., 1S57, 12mo.

Templeton, William. 1. Engineer's Pockct-Book, Lon.. 12mo, annually. 2. Engineer's Commonplace Book of Reference, 1839, 12mo; 6th ed., 1865, 12mo. 3. Locomotive .Strain-Engine Popularly Explained, 1841,12mo; 2d ed., 1848, 12mo. 4. Mathematical Tables for Practical Men, 1841, 12mo; red. to 2«., 1S50. 5. Operative Mechanic's Workshop Companion, 1845, fp. Svo; 9th ed., 1865, ISmo. 6. Millwright's and Engineer's Pocket Companion, Sth ed., 1849, 12mo; N. York, (by Julius W. Adams,) 1852, 16rao; 9th to 13th edits., by Samuel Maynard. Lon., 1852,'4, '6, "8, '61, 12mo; 14th ed., 1865, 12mo. 7. Incitements to the Study of Steam and the Steam-Engine, 1848, ISmo: new ed., 1853, 8vo; Philn., 1853, 16mo. 8. Engineer's, Millwright's, and Mechanic's Practical Assistant, Lon., 1862, 18mo; 3d cd., 1863,18mo.

Tenanti. Miscellaneous Sermons, Lon., 12mo.

Tench, Watkin, Captain of the Marines. 1. Narrative of the Expedition to Botany Bay, Ac, Lon., 1789, 8vo; in French, Paris, 1789, Svo. 2. Complete Account of the Settlement of Port Jackson, in New South Wales, 1793, 8vo. 3. Letters written in France to a Friend in London, Nov. 1794-May, 1795, 8vo, 1796.

Tendall, II. Complete System of Mental Arithmetic, Lon., 1846, 18mo.

Tenesles, Nicola. The Indian of New England and the North-Eastern Provinces, Middletown, 1851, 12ino. See TrUbner's Bibl. Guide to Amer. Lit., rU. 1859. 252.

Tenison, Edward, Prcb. of Lichfield, Mar. 17045: Archdeacon of Caermarthen, 1708; Preb. of Canterbury, Mar. 1708-9; Bishop of Ossory, 1731; d. 1735. 1. Serm., 1 Cor. x. 24, Lon., 1711, 4to. 2. Letter on the King's Supremacy, 1718, Svo. 3. Serm., Dubl., 1733, 4to.

Tenison, Edward. Husbandry of Canary Seed; Phil. Trans., 1713.

Tenison, Lady Louisa Mary Anne, daughter of the first Earl of Lichfield, b. 1819, married iu 1838 Ed-, ward King Tenison, Esq. 1. Sketches in the East, Lon., Nov. 1846, imp. fol., £5 5«.; col'd, £10 10*. 2. Castile and Andalucia; or, Observations made during a Two Years' Residence, with 24 drawings and 20 wood-cuts, 1853, imp. Svo, £2 12». 6f/.; red. to £1 is.

"It is an unaffected and highly interesting record. . . . Lady Louisa Teuison's illustrations prove her as skilful will, the pencil as she is pleasant with the pen."—Blackw. Hag., Oct. 1853: {Rait and Saddle in Spain.)

Also commended by Lon. Athen., Spec, and Globe, all 1853.

Tenison, Thomas, D.D., b. at Cottenham, Cambridgeshire, 16.16; admitted a scholar of Benot College, Cambridge, 1653, and became Fellow and tutor, 1662; one of the University Preachers, 1665, about the same time Minister of St. Andrew's Church, Cambridge, and subsequently Rector of Holywell, Huntingdonshire; minister of St. Peter's Mancroft, Norwich, 1074; Vicar of St. Martin's-in-the Fields, London, 1680; Archdeacon of London, 16S9; Bishop of Lincoln, 1091; Archbishop of Canterbury, 1694; d. 1715.

1. The Creed of Mr. [Thomas] Hobbes Examined, Lon., 1670, 18rno; 2d ed., 1671, 8vo.

"A Judicious confutation."—LelawUs Deist. Writers, Lett. III.

2. Idolatry; a Disoourse, 1678, 4to.

"He was a very learned man, and took much pains to state the notions and practices of heathr-nisli idolatry, and so to fasten that rharge on the Church of Home."—Bishop Hid. of his Ottm Times.

3. Baconiana; or, Certain Genuine Remains of Lord Bacon, (with a Preface,) 1679, Svo; 1674, (to. Sec Bacon., Francis, (p. 92, supra.) He also published a number of separate sermons and controversial tracts against the Romanists, Ac.: sec Watt's Bibl. Brit. His works have never been collected.

Swift's contemptuous opinion of Tenison, who was s> Whig, is well known, (see his Notes to Burnet's Own Times, edits. 1823, 1833, ea. 6 vols. Svo;) but Calamy, Baxter, Garth, nnd others speak highly in his favour, and Burnet (ttbi attpra) names him among those who were "an honour both to the church and to the ago in whioh they lived." Seo Memoirs of his Life and Times, 8vo, (». o\, but pub. soon after his death;) Biog. Brit.: Master's Hist of C. C. C. C.j Dodd's Ch. Hist.; Chalmers's Biog. Diet.; Lon. Gent. Mag., 1851, ii. 138; Browne, Sir Thomas, M.D., (p. 264;) Ward, Thomas, No. 2. His library and MSS. were sold at auction in Juno aud July, 1861: sec Lon. Gent. Mag., 1861. ii. 183,308; Lon. Allien., 1861, i. 847, ii. 21; A Plea for Archbishop Teuison's Library, Ac. by the Rev. Philip Hale, B.A., Curator of the Library. 1851, Svo.

Tennant, Alex. Force of Imagination, and other Poems, Lon., 18:17, 12mo. See Lou. Lit. Gaz., 1838, 148.

Tennant, C. Renewal of the Bank of England Charter, Lon., 1856, 8vo.

Tennant, Charles. 1. State of Man; a Poem, Lon., 12mo. 2. Tour through Parts of the Netherlands, Holland, Germany, Switzerland, Ac, in 1821-22, Lon., 1824, 2 vols. 8vo. See, also, Lon. (Juar. Rev., xlv. 97, 142.

Tennant, Mrs. Charles. France, Holland, and the Netherlands, a Century Ago ; by Admiral Sir George Collier: Edited by his Granddaughter, Mrs. Charlos Tennant, Lon., 1S65, 8vo.

"A charm there certainly is in SirGeorgo's diary. It is like opening a portfolio of engravings of old France."—Lon. Reader, 156.5, ii. 678.

Tennant, James, Professor of Geology in King's College, London, was b. early in the present century. With Mitchell, Rkv. Walter, Mineralogy and Crystallography, Lon., 1857, 12mo. Other geological, Ac. publications: sec Men of the Time, 1868, 774.

Tennant, Robert John, of Trinity College, Cam

bridge. Sermons preached to the British Congregation at Florence, Lon., 1S44, 8vo.

Temiant, Smithson, an eminent chemist, b. at 8elby, Yorkshire, Nov. 30,1761, killed by a fall from his horse, near Boulogne, Feb. 22, 1815, contributed eight papers to Phil. Trans., 1791-1814, and one paper to Trans. Geolog. Soo.,1811. See Thomson's Ann. ol Philos., vi. 80, (by Wishaw;) Encyo. Brit, 7th ed., xxi. 179, (by Br. Thomas Y'oung, and in his Works, vol. iii.)

Tennant, William, LL.D., one of her Majesty's Chaplains iu India. 1. Indian Recreations: Consisting chiefly of Strictures on the Domestic and Kural Economy of the Mnhommcdans and Hindoos, Edin., 1803, 2 vols. 8vo; 2d ed., with Additions, 1804, 2 vols. 8vo; vol. iii., 1804, Svo.

"Entertaining and valuable."—Crit. Rev.

"Contains a great deal of curious and important matter."— Lon. Lit. Jour.

"Expressed in a very disagreeable style, and arranged without the smallest regard to the connection of the different subjects."— Edin. Rev., iv. 303-329.

It was also reviewed by John Foster in Eolec. Rev., Mar. 1810: repub. in Fostcriana, 1858, 72. 2. Thoughts on the Effects of the British Government on the State of India, 1807, 8vo.

Tennant, William, LL.D., a poet, and one of the most eminent of modern linguists, was b. in AnstrutherEaster. county of Fife, Scotland, May 15, 1784; entered the University of St. Andrew's, 1799, pursued his collegiate studies for two years, and subsequently became a olerk to his brother, a corn-factor, first at Glasgow, and afterwards at Anstrutber-Easter; schoolmaster at Dunino, 1812-16, and at Lasswade, 1816-19; teacher of Oriental and Classical Languages at the Academy of Dollar, Clackmannanshire, 1811*—34; Professor of Oriental Languages at St. Mary's College, St. Andrew's, 1834, (he also filled the Hebrew chair at Edinburgh College,) until his death, Oct. 15, 1848. 1. The Anster Concert, Cupar, 1811, pp. 12. This purports to be by \V. Crookleg,—a name suggested by bis lameness, which obliged him to use crutches all his life. It is in tho Scottish dialect. 2. Anster Fair; a Poem, in Six Cantos, Anstruther, 1812: Anon. 2d ed., with other Poems, Edin., 1814, 8vo, pp. 255; Bnlt., 1815, 12mo; 4th ed., 1820, fp. 8vo: again, 1821, fp. 8vo; 1838, 12mo; 1849, r. 8vo, (Chambers's Poople's ed.) The first edition was neglected for a year, when A. F. Tytler (Lord Woodhouselee) was struck with its merits, and requested of the publisher the name of the author. The second edition was favourably reviewed by Lord Jeffrey in Edin. Rev., Nov. 1814, 174-182. Anster Fair is written in the ottava riwa of the Italians, much neglected by English poets since Fairfax's translation of Jerusalem Delivered, in which it was introduced to English readers.

"William Tennant,in his very original poem of' Anster Fair,'

Rve Frere and Byron more than a hint for ' Wbistle-cralt' and «eppo;' nor is it unjust to Bay that the imitators bave not at all equalled the life, the naivete, the ludicrous dashed with the ■oleniu, anil the witty with both, which characterize the poet of Dollar."—Allan Cunningham: Biog. and Crit. Hist, of Ute Lit. of the L<irt r'tj'ty start.

"Teunant's first Whs, bevonil all comparison, also his best poem.-'—1>. M. Moia: SkeicJies of the Port. Lit., ax., ed. 1866, 101, («• *•)

See, also, Blackw. Mag., i. 383, xii. 382; Analcc. Mag., v. 367.

3. Papistry Storm'd; or, The Dingin Down of the Cathedral, (of St. Andrew's, at the commencement of the Reformation in Scotland,) fp. 8vo. Thiswas commended by Lon. Rev., Lon. Lit. Chron., and Lon. Lit. Gnz., but attracted little attention from the public. 4. Tho Thane of Fife; a Poem, in Six Cantos, 1822, Svo, pp. 264. A failure; and therefore the remainder of the poem was not published. Specimens of the first six cantos will be found in Lon. Lit. Gai., 1822, 51. Sec Blackw. Mag., March, 1822, 360*. 5. Cardinal Beaton; a Drama, in Five Acts, 1823, Svo. Another failure. See extracts and reviews in Blackw. Mag., xiv. 421, and Lon. Lit. Gni., 1823, 321. 6. John Rallied; a Historical Drama, in Five Acts, 1S25, 8vo. Another failure.

"It is ill constructed, feeble, unjioetical, blurred with a multitude of bb-lniidies. and al together unworthy of the pen to which wo are indebted fur the very clever poem of Anster Fair."—Lon. Lit. Gaz., 1825, 1711.

7; Syriac and Chaldee Grammar, 1840. 8. Hebrew Dramas: Founded on Incidents of Bible History, 1845, fp. 8vo. Thrco dramas.

"Free of tho extravagance and had taste of his former productions, [Now. 3, 4, 5, and G, supra,] while they abound in passages of poetical dignity and gracefulness."—Chambers's and

Thomson's Biog. Did. of Em. Scots., ed. 1865, v. 554, (7. r. for a biographical notice of Tennant.)

See, also, a Memoir of the Life and Writings of William Tennant, LL.D., 4c, bv Matthew Foster Conolly, Town Clerk of Anstruther, 1861, fp. 8vo.

"The worst attempt at memoir-writing we have ever met with. It is thoroughly ill done."—Lon. ^(Am.,lSfil, II. 3U,(o.t>.)

Tennant was a contributor to the Edinburgh Literary Journal, wrote some miscellaneous poems, including translations from the Persian, Greek, Ac, and published, with a life of the poet, (see Ramsay,, No. 10,) the Work* of Allan Ramsay, as a commencement of an edition of the Scottish Poets.

Tennent, Gilbert, b. in the county of Armagh, Ireland, 1703, emigrated with his father to Philadelphia, 1718, minister of a Presbyterian congregation at New Brunswick, N. Jersey, 1726-43, and of another (disciples of Wbiteficld) at Philadelphia from 1743 until his death, July 23, 1764. 1. XXIII. Sermons, Phila., 1744, 8vo. 2. Discourses, 1745, 12mo. 3. Sermons, 1758, 12mo. He also published many occasional sermons, some pamphlets, Ac. See Serm. on his death, by S. Fiuley, D.D., Ac, 1764, 8vo; Sprague's Annals, iii., Presbyterian, 3541; Dr. Alexander's Hist, of the Log College, 91-94; Sermons and Essays by the Tennents and their Contemporaries, 1855, 12mo.

"Gilbert Tennent, that sonl of fire."—Hixkt B. Smith, D.D.: Hist. Address at St. Louis, I860,10.

Tennent, H. Ii., Fraser, Patrick, Murray, W. II., and Montgomery, J. I.., Advocates. Reports of Cases decided in the Court of Session, Teind Court, Court of Exchequer, and House of Lords, 8vo vols., Edin.: 1st Ser., 1821-38 ; 2d Ser., 1838-52 ; 3d Scr., 1862, Ac: continued. See Cat. of Signet Lib., Part 1: Jurisp., 185-192, (Scotch Reports.)

Tennent, Sir James Emerson, K.C.S., LL.D., the son of William Emerson, Esq., of Belfast, and sonin-law of William Tennent, Esq., (whose name he assumed in 1832,) of Tempo House, county Fermanagh, Ireland, was b. at Belfast, 1804; educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and called to the Bar (but never practised) at Lincoln's Inn, 1831; M.P. for Belfast, 1S32, 1835, 1837, 1842-45, and for Lisburn, Dec 1851-Dcc. 1852; Secretary to the India Board, Sept. 1841-July, 1845 ; K.C. of the Greek order of the Saviour, 1842; Civil Secretary to the Colonial Government of Ceylon, July, 1845, (in which year he was knighted,) till Dec 1850; Secretary to the Poor-Law Board, Feb. till Nov. 1852, and also one of the joint Secretaries to the Board of Trade; made a baronet, Feb. 5, 1867; d. March, 1869. Under the name of Emerson, ho published: 1. Letters from the .Sgean, or Grecian Islands, Lon., 1829, 2 vols. p. 8vo; N.York, 1829, 12mo.

"A mine of Oriental information."—ion. Rev.

2. History of Modern Greece from its Conquest by the Romans, B.C. 146, to the Present Time, Lon., 1830, 2 vols. 8vo; again, 1830, 2 vols. 8vo; 1845, 2 vols. 8vo.

"This Important work will supply a deficiency often felt and regretted in English literature."—Ln. Globe.

"Presents a mass of valuable intornmtion."—Zon. Athen.

"It iB thoroughly weak both in conception and execution, unpleasing in stvle, feeble in narrative, ami full of portentous blnnders."—If. Brit. Rev., Feb. 1856, (Finlay on the Byzantine Empire.)

See, also, Pecchio, ConitT Giuseppe, No. 4. Under the name of Tennent he has published: 3. TreatiBO on Copyright of Designs for Printed Fabrics, 1841, 8vo. See Lon. Allien., 1841, 205. Sir James carried the Copyright of Designs Act in Parliament, for which ho received, in 1843, from the manufacturers, "a magnificent testimonial and service of silver plate, valued nt £3000."

4. Belgium, 1841, 2 vols. p. Svo. Condemned by Lon. Quar. Rev., lxviii. 1-20, and Lon. Athen., 1841, 236; commended by Lon. Times, Lon. Standard, and Lon. Lit. Gax. It is also noticed in Dubl. Univ. Mag., xvii. 535.

5. Christianity in Ceylon, 1850, Svo. This work, tho first instalment of No. 7, was condemned by Blackw. Mug., Feb. 1854, (A Sporting Settler in Ceylon; being a Review of S. W. Baker's Rifle and Hound in Ceylon, 1854, Svo,) and commended by Lon. Allien., 1850, 1335; Lon. Lit. Gax., 1851, 43; Lon. Spec, and Edin. Witness.

6. Wine: its Use and Taxation, 1855, Svo. See Lon. Athen., 1855,644; James, Wm. Bosvii.i.k. 7. Ceylon: an Account of tho Island, Physical, Historical, and Topographical; with Notices of its Natural History, Antiquities, and Productions, Illustrated by Maps, Plans, and Drawings, Oct. 1859, 2 vols. 8vo, pp. 12BU, £2 10.., (a copy was sold in Dec. for £4;) 2d ed., Deo. 1859, 2 vol?. Svo. £2 10«.; 5th ed., with additions and correction?. May, 1860,2 vols. 8vo, £2 10a.

"The most copious, interesting, ami complete monograph which exists in our language on anv of the |K»sse?slons of the British Crown."— Edin. tier.. Oct. 1«69, 343-n7ft, (o. r.)

"We have hut briefly indicated the encyclopaedic variety of this work, which might ea?ily he divided into a library of interesting volumes."—Lou. Allien., 1858, ii. 483. See, also, 1860, ii. 19G, t>a.

Also commended by Revue Britannique, Feb. 1800; Revue Contetnporaine, April, I860: N. Atner. Rev., April, 1800. See, also, Univ. Rev., Nov. 1858; Westm. Rev., Jan. 1860; N. Brit. Rev.. Feb. 1860. 8. Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon, (rcpub. from No. 7, with additions, and new illustrations from original drawings,) Nov. 1801, p. 8vo, 12«. 64.

"As It appears to ns, this is the Itest portion of the preceding and larger work, and a better edition of that best part, in an independent ami complete and augmented form."—Lnn. Allien.,

1863, li. 6-20.

"A Iwuk not only interesting to the general reader, hut of value to the student of natural history."—X. Amer. Jtn., July, 1862, 12IM38, (by William T. Brigham.)

See, also, Colburn's New Monthly Mag., Dec. 1861. 9. Siory of the Guns, 1804, p. Svo. In favour of the Whitworth guns as compared with those of Sir William Armstrong. It was severely censured by Lon. Reader,

1864, i. 90, and answered in Another "Story of the Guns;" or, Sir Emerson Tcnnent and the Whitworth Gun, by the Fraser [June. 1864] Reviewer, Cainb., 1864, 8vo. 10. The Wild Elephant, and the Method of Capturing and Taming Him, 1867. Sir James was also the author of the articles Tarshish, Trincomalic, and Wine and Wine-Making, in Eneyc. Brit., 8th ed., xxi., (Dec. I860.)

Tennent, John, a physician, of Virginia. 1. Essay on the Pleurisy, Williamsburgh, 17:10: N. York, 1742. It is asserted that in this Essay the " virtues of the Seneca suakc-root were first brought into view." He treats of the same in Nos. 2 and 3. 2. Epistle to Dr. Richard Mead concerning the Epidemic Diseases of Virginia, Edin., 1738, 8vo: 1742, 8vo. See Rich's Bibl. Amer. Nova. i. 08, and No. I, mprn. 3. Observations on the Seuekka Snake-Root, Don., 1741, Svo. See No. 1. 4. Epistle to Dr. Mead respecting the Bite of a Viper and its Poison, Ed in., 1742, Svo. See Ramsay's Rev. of the Imp., Ac. of Medicine, .16.

Tenueut, Thomas, chronometer and nauticalinstrument maker, San Francisco, California. Tennent's Nautical Almanac for the Pacific Coast, California Tide Register, and Marine Digest, for 1868, San Francisco, ISfiS, Svo.

Tennent, William, a brother of Gilbert Tennent, (nym,) was b. in the county of Antrim, Ireland, 1704; emigrated with his father to Philadelphia, 1718, and was minister of a Presbyterian congregation at Freehold, N. Jersey, from Oct. 25, 1733, until his death, Mar. 8, 1777. He contributed a sermon to Sermons on Sacramental Occasions, 1739, and published a Sermon upon Matt. v. 23, 24, 1769. Some Statements of his will be found in Prince's Christian History. See Life of Rev. William Tennent, with an Account of his being Three Days in a Trance, N. York, 1847, 18nio; Sprngue's Annals, iii., Presbyterian, 52-62; Sermons and Essays by the Tenncnts and their Contemporaries, 1855, 12mo; Blackw. Mng., iv. 693; Storr's Constit. of the Human Soul, 1857.317.

Tcnney, Caleb Jewett, D.D., b. in Hollis, N.H., 1780; minister at Wethersficld, Conn., 1816-40; d. at Northampton, Mass., 1847; published two Discourses on Baptism, and several sermons, 1816-31. See Sprague's Annals, Trin. Congreg., ii. 472-475.

Tenner, Leonard. Funl. Serm. on Rev. L. Ainsworth, Jaffrcy. N.H., Bost., 1858, 8vo.

Tenne.v, Mary Davy, b. at Brookdale, Penna., 1833. 1. Inglenook Memoirs. 2. Letters upon Human Experience. Contributor to Young Men's Mag., Ladies' Wreath. N. York Teacher, Ac.

Tenner, Samuel, M.D., a native of Byfield, Mass., graduated at Harvard College, 1772; M.C., 1800-7; d. 1816. He contributed to the Mem. of Amer. Acad, of Arts and Sci., Med. Rcpos., Collec. Mass. Hist. Soc, Trans. Mnss. Agr. Soc, Ac. See Thacher's Amer. Med. Biog., ii. 117-121.

Tenner, Sanborn, Lecturer on Physical Gcogra

fby and Natural History in the Massachusetts Teachers' ostitute, and subsequently Professor of Natural History in Vassar Female College, was b. at Sloddard, New Hampshire, 1827, and graduated at Amherst College,

1853. 1. Geology for Teachers, Classes, and Privata Students, Phila., 1859, 12mo. About six edits, to 1864. 2. Natural History: a Manual of Zoology for Schools, Colleges, and the General Reader, with over 500 engravings, N. York, 1865. Svo.

Tenney, Mrs. Sanborn. Pictures and Stories of Animals for the Little Ones at Home, with 500 wood engravings, N. York, 8vo, 1868, 6 vols.: i., Quadrupeds; ii., Birds; iii., Fishes, Ac; iv., Bees, Ac ; v., Sea Shells, Ac; vi.. Sea Urchins, Ac.

Tenney, Tabitha, the wife of Samuel Tenney, MD„ (tupra,) and daughter of Samuel Giltnan. was b. at Exeter, N.H., 1762, and d. at the same place, May 2, 1837. 1. New Pleasing Instructor, 12tno. Composed of selections for young Indies. 2. Female Quixotism: Exhibited in the Romantic Opinions and Extravagant Adventures of Dorcassina Sheldon, 2d ed., Ncwburvport, 1808, 12mo; Bost., 1829, 2 vols.; 1841, 3 vols. "lSmo. Extracts from this amusing novel will be found in Duyckinck's Cyc. of Amer. Lit., i. 505.

Tenney, William C. Memoir of Mrs. Caroline P. Keith. Missionary of the Protestant Episcopal Church to China; Edited, N. York, 1S64, 12mo.

Tenney, William Jewett, b. at Newport. R.I., 1811 : graduated at Yale College, 18:12. 1. The Military and Naval History of the Rebellion in the United States, Ac, N. York, 1865, r. 8vo, pp. x., 843. See, also, Th« American Conflict, hy Horace Greeley, Hartford; 1866, 2 vols. Svo; Pictorial History of the Civil War, by B. J. Lossing, 8\o: vol. i., Phila.. 1S66; vol. ii., Hartford, 1867: Woman's Work in the Civil War, Phila., 1867; The Negro in the American Rebellion, by W. W. Brown, Bost., 1867, 12mo; The Rebellion Record, N. York, 1881 -65, 8 vols. 8vo. 2. A Grammatical Analysis, 1S66, 12tno, He completed and made all the Indexes to Benton's Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, (left unfinished at Benton's death ;) edited the Queens of England, Illustrated, 1852, Ac, Svo, and (Appleton's) American Annual Cyclopaedia; was co-editor of the Journal of Commerce, (N. York,) 1841, and of the New York Evening Post, 1842-3, 1S47-8, and editor of The Mining Magazine, (monthly.) N. York, 1S53, Ac, 8 vols. 8vo; and contributed to Hunt's Merchant's Magazine.

Tenniel, John, a painter, b. in London, 1820, is best known hy his illustrations to books,—jEsop's F»l)les, Undine, Lalla Rookh, The Ingoldshy Legends, Ac,— Punch, and Once a Week. See his Cartoons from Punch, with Explanatory Notes by Mark Lemon, 1864, r. 4to. He was a successful candidate in one of the Cartoon Competitions in Westminster Hall, in 1845, and pninted a fresco in the Palace nt Westminster.

Tennison, Richard, Bishop of Mcath, Ireland. 1. Serm., 2 Chron. xxviii. 9, 1690, 4to. 2. Serm., Funl. of Bishop Hopkins, Col. iii. 4, 1690, 4to. 3. Serm., Rom. xii. 2, 1695. 4to.

Tennoch, William. Examination of the Overtures Com. Gen. Assemb. cone Kirk Sessions, Ac, Edin., 1721, 12mo.

Tennyson, Alfred, D.C.L., the greatest of living poets. (1870,) was b. 1810, at Somersby, Lincolnshire, of which parish the Rev. Dr. George Clayton Tennyson (a descendant of the ancient and noble family of D'Eyencourt, now represented by the poet's uncle, the Rt. Hon. Charles Tennyson D'Eyencourt, M.P.) wa» Rector. Dr. Tennyson's three eldest sons, Frederick, Charles, and Alfred, were all educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, and pupils of the Rev. Dr. Whewell, afterwards Master, then one of the tutors, of that famous seat of learning, which hue fitted so many disciples for eminence in scientific lore and literary research. In 1828 Frederiok Tennyson took the medal for a Greek poem recited at the commencement of that year; in 1829 Alfred gained the Chancellor's medal for his English prize poem (consisting of about 250 lines) of Timbuctoo; ulso published in 1829; in 1827 Alfred and Charles had published, without their names, a small volume, entitled Poems by Two Brothers, (Simpkin, 12mo, 5«.; cr. Svo, 7».;) long /t'6er rariartwitts. Charles's portion of this collection was preferred by Coleridge to that of Alfred; and in his account of his second visit (in 1848) to Wordsworth, Mr. R. W. Emerson tells us,

"Tennyson he [Wordsworth] thinks a right poetic genius, though with somo affectation. He had thought an elder brother of Tennyson at first the better poet, but must now reckon Alfred the true one."— tjtijlith Traill, Lou., 1867, 166. See Tikntsou, Charles.

"I saw Tennyson in London several times. He is decidedly the first of our living poets, and I hope will give the world still batter things. Yon will be pleaded to hear that he expressed, In the strongest ternu), his gratitude to my writings."—Wordsworth to Pro/, Henry Herd, 1845.

Since this joint venture, Alfred (who succeeded Wordsworth as Poet-Laurate, Nov. 21, 1850, and received the degree of D.C.L. from Oxford in 1855) has given to the world the following volumes.

1. Poems, chiefly Lyrical, Lon., 1830, fp. 8vo.

"Mr. Tennyson has made some very touching and some very animating melodies; in' is master of musical combination!; his Bongs set themselves, and generate their own tune*, as all songs, do which are good for any thing."—YVesrm. Iter., xiv. 210.

'•We are extremely pleased with Mr. Tennyson. . . . Some of his scattered thoughts are eminent) v beautiful."—Lon. Atlas, Juno 27,1830.

The volume was commented on by Professor Wilson in Blackwood's Magazine, May, 1832, (xxxi.) 720-741, (rcpub. in Wilson's Works, vi. 109-152, 1850.) with both praise and censure. In the Noctea Anibrosiause for the preceding February, Wilson remarks,

"He has a fine ear for melody, and harmony too—and rare and rich glimpse* of imagination. He haa genius. . . . I admire Alfred, and hope—nny, trust—that one day he will prove himself a poet. If he do not—then am I no prophet."—xxxi. 277. See, also, Feb. 1836, (xxxix.) 265.

2. Poems, 1832, (some 1833,) fp. 8vo, pp. 163. Consisting partly of reprints with alterations, partly of new pieces.

"Lately I have been reading some of Alfred Tennyson's second volume, and with profound admiration of his truly lyric and Idyllic genius. There seems to me to have been more epic power In Keats, that fiery, beautiful meteor; but they are two most true and great poets."—.john Sturlixo: Letters.

*' He has lyrical ease and vigour, and is looked upon by sundry critics Sb the chief living hope of the Muse."—Allan CunHingbam: Bioff. and Crit. Hist., 1833.

Reviewed with great severity in Lon. Qunr. Rev., xllx. 81-06, and with mingled praise and censure in Lon. Athen., 1832, 770, and Lon. Lit. (Jaz.. 1832, 772. 3. Poems, 1842, 2 vols. 12mo; 17th ed., 1865, fp. 8vo; Boston (Ticknor A Fields) edits.: 1842,2 vols. 16mo; Blue and (Jold, complete, 1856, 32mo; same, with Idylls of the King, Jan. 1861, 2 vols. 32mo; Cabinet, (uniform with Pickering's Aldine Brit. Poets.) Sept. 1862, 2 vols. 16mo. Tauchuitz of Leipsic publishes Tennyson's poems in 4 vols., in his Copyright Collection of British Authors.

*' The first of these two volumes consists of republished poems, and may be regarded, we presume, as all that Mr. Tennyson wished to preserve of his former editions. He has silted in moat cases his earlier harvests, and kept the better grain. There are some additions of verses and stanxns here and there, many minute changes, and alio beneficial shortenings and condensations. The second volume, however, is on the whole far advanced in merit beyond tbe first. There is more clearness, ■olidity, nnd certainty of mind visible in it throughout; especially some of the blank-verse ]*>emtt—a style almost unatlempted in tbe earlier series—have a quiet completeness and depth, a sweetness arising from the happy balance of thought, feeling, and expression, that ranks them among the riches of our recent literature."— Lon. Quar. Iter., Sept. 1842, (lxx.)39o.

"Powers are displayed in these volumes, adequate, if we do not deceive ourselves, to the production of a great work; at least, we hhould find it difficult to say which of the requisite powers in wanting. But they are displayed in fragments and hn.iii he*, having no couneetion, and therefore deriving no light or fresh interest the one from tbe other. By this their effective viilne in incalculably diminished."—Edin. iter., April, 1843, (Ixxvii.) 390,

"Two volumes of poems, partly old ones revised and partly new, which pi need him at once at the bead of contemporary poetry in Knglnnd. Him! have kept him there ever since."—Edin. Jter.t Oct. 11*oo, (rii.) art. viii.

8ee, also, reviews of Tennyson's Poems in Westm. Kev., xxxviii. 371, li. 265; Brit. Qunr. Rev., ii. 46; Blackw. Mag., Ixv. 453; Fraser's Mag., xiii. 245; Lon. Atheu., 1842, 700 ; Lon. Lit. Gat., 1842, 788; Dcm. Rev., xiv. 62; Amer. Whig Rev., xii. 176; Chris. Rev., xvi. 86, (by G. P. Fisher;) Chris. Exnm., xxiii. .'505, (by J. F. Dwight,) xxxiii. 237, (bv C. C. Felton :) South. Lit. Mess*., x. 240; N. Eng., iii. 57; Eclec. Mag., vi. 205. xi. 161, xiii. 289, xvii. 1G9; Select Jour, of For. Lit., ii. 106; and general references below.

4. The Princess: a Medlev, Lon., 1847, fp. Svo: Bost., 1848, 16mo; 13th ed., Lon..'l865, fp. Svo.

"This piece, though full of meanings of abiding value, is ostensibly a brilliant serio-comic j'U uV esprit upon the noise about 'woman's rights,' which even now censes to make itself heard anywhere but in the refuge of exploded European absurdities beyond the Atlantic. . . . Mr. Tennyson has proved himself to be possessed of artistic faculties which put it out of the question that he should himself be thoroughly satisfied with this performance."—Edin. Her., Oct. 18;5. (cii.) art. viii.

"The abundant grace and descriptive beauty which meet the superficial eye constitute but its external charm. Studying bis work with that attention which tbe labours of a true intet should always command, we soon discover that, while fantastic In its subject, it is eminently human iu seutimeut, aud that the

human gradually rises higher and higher into the moral.**— Edin. Iter., Oct. 1849, (xc.) 398, (same in Eclec. Mag., xix. 66.)

"The Princess is not a drama, uor is it a fairy-tale in verse, hut a fantastic metrical romance. . . . The second title of this lively performance point* out its principal object: it is n medley, and, we must think, a somewhat incongruous one. The fearless intermixture of the mode* nnd phrases of all ages, past and present, is a resource better fitted for a brief jeu tTesprit than for a work of this compass; but that is not the worst. The main web of the tale is a gossamer fabric, and can ill sustain the heavy embroidery raised upon it : the low key at which it is pitched indisposes the mind lor the higher strains to which the piece changes. . . . Tbe faults of the poem are soon nuinU'itd aud ticketed: it is more difficult to do justice to its beauties." —Lon. Quar. Her., Dec. 1847, (lxxxii.) 430, 44ft, 461.

"However it grew, it is a charming melody; and that purposed anachronism which runs throughout, blending new and old, new theory and old romance, lends to it a perpetual piquancy."— Blackw. Mag., April, 1819, (Ixv.) 4611.

"Taken as a whole, we nm-t pronounce it a beautiful poem, the production of a truly poetical mind, and show ing the most indisputable marks of a high artistical power superintending the creation and arrangement and classification of the whole."— Lon. Gent. Mag., 1848, i. 1311

"Regarding 'The Princess,' it is no marvel that such a contrariety of opinion has l«*en expressed by seemingly competent judges. Its beanties and faults are so inextricably interwoven, and the latter are so glaring and many.—nay, often apparently so wilful,—that, as a sincere admirer of the genins of Tennyson, 1 could almost wish the poem had remained unwritten. 1 admit the excellence of particular jutssage*; but it has neither general harmony of design nor sustained merit of execution."— D. M. Moir: Sketches of the I'oet. Lit., tfc., 3d ed., 1866,316.

See, also, N. Brit". Rev., ix. 43; Eclec. Rev., 4th Ser., xxiii.415; Amer. Whig Rev., viii. 28, (by C. A. Bristed ;) N. Eng., vii. 193; Liv. Age, xvi. 441, (from Lon. Exam.)

5. In Memoriam, May, 1850, fp. Svo; Host., 1850, 16mo; 3d ed., Lon., Aug. 1850, fp. Svo; 4th ed., Jan. 1851, fp. Svo; 17th ed., 1865, fp. Svo; on tinted paper, with a Biographical Sketch and vignette of A. II. Hallam, and a steel portrait of Tennyson, Bust., (Ticknor k Fields,—the only authorized publishers in America of Tennyson's works,) Nov. 1861, 8vo. See Iiailam, Aimiun Hknry,—whose Remains, with the Memoir, pp. 363, privately printed in 1834, (100 copies,) and reprinted in 1853, were first published Lon., Ib63, fp. Svo, Bost., 1863, 16iuo: see Lon. Reader, 1863, i. 31 ; Lon. Athen., 1859, i. 151; 1863, i. 85; Atlantic Mori., l>ee. I860; Arthur Henry Ilallmn, by John Brown, M.D., Ac. Extracted from Horn Subsceivre, Edin., 1862, fp. Svo.

In Memoriam appeared without a name, (see Lon. Gent. Mag., 1850, ii. 59, Lon. Athen., l^aO, 629 ;) nor was a name needed.

"Although in some few places this work wants that perfect polish which distinguishes the author's lesser poems, upon the whole it is not only the best specimen of poetical sk 11 which Mr. Tennyson has produced, but it surpasses, in this resjiect, all poems of equal magnitude written during the |Ht*t century."— Edin. Iter.. Oct. 1*55. (H12,) art. viii.

The same periodical also asserts, in another place, that

11 In Memoriam Jr the most exquisite creation by any man of genius during the Inst forty years."

"'In Memoriani' comes more intimately home to English sympathies than 'Lyridns1 or ' Adonais,' and may he pointed to, perhaps, as the one special monody lo which beauty of tot ni and feeling have given an universal currency."—/.cm, Athm., 1803, i. 85.

See. also, Westm. Rev., liv. 85; N. Brit. Rev., xiii. 473; Eelec. Rev., 4th Per., xxviii. 330; Lon. Lit. (lax., 1850, 407; 1851, 52; Amer. Whig Rev., xiii. 534 ; Dcm. Rev., xxvii. 204: Brownsons Quar. Rev., 2d Per., iv, 539; N. Eng., viii. 598; Eclec. Mag., xxi. £fu; Liv. Age, xxvi. 167, (from Lon. Ppec.;) N. Amer. Rev., lxxxiii. 115. (by Rev. W. R. Alger,) xcvii. 309, (by Rev. J. H. Ward;)' Furnir's Crit. Hist, of Free Thought. 1803. Lect, I., notes; Lon. Reader, 1803, i. 500, 531. With In .Memoriam should be bound up an Index to " In Memoriam," Jan. 1862, fp. Svo, nnd An Analysis of Mr. Tennyson's In Memoriam, by the late Rev. Frederick W. Robertson, M.A., Nov. 1862", fp. Svo. 6. Ode on the Death of the Duke of Wellington, Nov. 1852, Svo; revised, 1853, Svo. Pee Lon. Crit., 1852. 619; Lon. Athen., 1852, 1263; 1853, 2S0. 7. Muud, and other Poems, Dec. 1S55, fp. Svo; Boat, 1855, 16nio; 7th ed., Lon., Dec. 1865, fp. Svo.

""We have at last received Maud, nnd we have risen from 111 perusal dispirited and sorrowful. It is not a light thing nor a trivial aunoyance to a sincere lover of literature to have it forced upon bis conviction that the man win* has unquestionably occupied tor years the first place among the living British poets Is losing ground with each successive effort.''—Jtlockw. Mug^ Sept. 185,\ (78.) See, nlso.Fept. 1850, (Ixxx.: Macaulny.)

*' We have in ' Maud' scarcely more than a residuum of Alfred Tennyson ; the wide sweeping intellect, the mild philosophy, the healthy pathos, the wondrous melody, have almost all vanished, and left little more than a narrow scorn which piques itself on its scorn of narrowness, and a passion which clothes itself in exaggerated conceits."—Wutnx. Jicv.t Oct. 1866: (Cvntanp. Lit.)

** We now torn with diminished pleasure from ' In Memorinm1 to Mr. Tennyson's recently published volume of * Miiud, and other poem*;' for the qualities we appreciate mo-it highly in the former are, precisely those which are most wanting in the hitter." —Blin, Ret.. Oct. 1H5T», (102.) art. viii.

** Even in the wildcat rhapsodies of 'The Princess' Mr. Tennyson has never Ijeeti so careless, visionary, and unreal as in this poetical treatment of aplain. popular, and literal theme. 'Maud' is an alb-gory of the War. . . Little more u to he said in the way of criticism:—and that little we add with great reluctance. This volume is not worthy of its author."—Lon. AOien., 1&V>, ttJo.

See, also. Lon. Lit. Gax., 1855, 4S3; Oxf. and Camh. Mag., Jan.1850, 62; N. Ainer. Rev., lxxxi.544; Putnam's Mon. Mng., Sept. 1855, 318; Liv, Age, xlvi. 054, (from Lon. Exam, ami Lon. Spec.;) Macinillan's Mag., Dec. 1859, (The Quarterly Review and Mr. Tennyson** Maud :) Bnst. Rev., Jan. 1862; Lou. Reader, 1805, i. 701; Mann, Robert Janes. No. 8.

8. The Idylls of the King. July 11, 1859, 12mo: sale in six weeks, about 10.000 copied; Bost., July 23, 1859, lfiruo: 9th 1000 issued Aug. 1, and 11th 1000 Aug. 12, 1859. New cd., with a Dedication to the Memory of the late Prince Consort, Lon., Feb. 1862, 12mo. Dedication and new title sold separately.

"Th'> Princess Alice has written a letter to Mr. Tennyson, by command of Her Majesty, expressing t lie pleasure nod consolation which the Queen has derived from the dedication to the late Prince Consort which he has prefixed to the new edition of the Idylls of the King."

The Art Union of London offered (Dec. 1S59) a premium of 100 guineas for the best set of illustrations in shaded outline, or pure outline, of the Idylls of the King. Four Outlines from Idylls of the King, designed by P. S. A., were issued in January, 1801.

"The volume constitutes an accession of no small importance to the classical literature of Kughmd, and will he read with ndniratwii wherever the language of England is spoken.1'—Edin. He-.. July. 1859.

"It raises the character and the hopes of the age and the country which have produced it."—Lou. Quar. Rex., No. ccxii., Oct. 1859.

** The mo<*t poli.-hed language spoken since the spirit in Com us fled 'higher than the sphery clime;' the purest written since our Bible was translated."—fliif. Quar. Rev.

"Teanyson's master-piece."—/,*>*. Eclec. Rer.

"Mr. Teunvson's greatest poetical effort.'1N. Brit. Rev., Nov. 1859.

"Mr. Tennyson has enriched the world with hl» best and otost artistic work."—Lon. Athen., 1859, ii. 73. See, also, 1S62, i. •7.

See, also, Westra. Rev., Oct. 1859, (by Mr. Nichol;) Bentlev's Quar. Rev., Oct. 1859; Univ. Rev.. Aug. 1859; Nat. Rev., Oct. 1859; Lon. Rev., Oct. 1859; Macinillan's Mag., No. i., art. v., (by J. M. Ludlow ;) Frasor's Hag., Aug. 1859; Lon. Illust. News, July, 1859; Chris. Exam.; N. Amer. Rev., Oct. 1859, and (by Rev. C. C. Everett) Jan. 186fi; N. Eng., Feb. I860, (by George B. Bacon.)

9. A Welcome, 1863, pp. 4. This poetical address to the Princess Alexandra of Denmark, the

"Sea-kings' daughter from over the sea," married in London, March 10, 1863, to H.R.H. Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, was originally published in the London Times.

Mr. Tennyson contributed to Punch, (verses signed Alcihiftdcs.) Feb. 28 and March 7, 18-16; to London Times. Muy 9, 1859. (verses on The War;) to Once a Week, July, 1859, (The Grandmother's Apology;) to Ma«millan's Magazine, Jan. 1860, (Sea Dreams: an Idyll :) to the Cornhill Magazine. Feb. I860, (Tithonus: see Lou. Crit., Jan. 28, I860.) and Dec. 1S63, (Attempts at Classic Metres in Quantity, four poems:) a cantata on the Opening of the International Exhibition. London, May 1, 18f>2, (see Lon. Athen., 1862, i. 564 :) and poems to The Tribute, edited by Lord Northampton, 1837, 8vo, and Victoria Rcgia, (The Sailor Boy,) edited by Miss Adelaide Anne Proctor, Dec. 1861, sup. r. 8vo. Specimens of his poetry will be found in Griswold's Poets and Poetry of England, 1844, 8vo; Scrymgeour's Poetry and Poets of Great Britain, 1850; Poetic Album, or Gems from Tennwon, Mr. Browning, and Alexander Smith; G. 8. Millard's First-Class Reader, 1856; Three Gems in One Setting, by A. L. Bond, The Poet's Song, Tennyson, Ac, Oct. 1860; CoppeVs Gallery of Famous Poets, i$59; Favourite Authors, Dec. 1861; and other collections.

Illustrated Editions Of Tennyson's Works. I. Poems. Mnv, 1857, (some 1858.) large 8vo, pp. 376, £t lis. C.r., (Moxon :) red.. 1859. to £1 U., (Routledge.) With 55 illustration* on tinted paper, bv W. Mulreadv, C. Staufiidd. T. Creswick. !►. Muuliae, J. E. Millais, J. C. Horaley, W. II. Hunt, and D. G. Rossetti.

'* A beautiful and splendid book; worthy of the. artlstn engaged, and worthy of the poet beloved by all artists.*'—Lon* Athen., 1857, 693.

See, also, Westm. Rev., Oct. 1857, (Belles-Lettres.)

"No redder, young or old. should come to the perusal of Tennyson with such illustration* on the page before him to trammel bin fmicy and to materialize his concept ions.'*— Lon. Lit. Oar.

"The illustrated Tennyson," remarks another authority, "surceuded so little with public taste that 8<HK) copies were, sold to Messrs. Routledge at less than one-third the publishing price."

"Two thousand pounds were paid to the author alone, and not less than sixteen hundred guineas were expended on the exquisite illustrations."—Routledye't Advert., Lon. Allien., 1859, I. 509.

II. The Princess, illustrated by Mrs. S. C. Lees, 1850, r. fol., £2 2s., (Dickinson,) 10 outline engravings on India paper, with borders in gold and colours; the poem printed in gold.

III. The Princess, Nov. 1859, r. 8vo, 16*.; cloth, £1 Is.; mor., £1 11». 6rf.; mor. by Havday, (Moxon:) red., Nov. 1861, to 10«. &<(., cl., (Routledge.) With 26 illustrations on wood by Thomas Dalziel, Williams, and Green, from designs by D. Maclise, R.A., new ed.. 1868, sin. 4to. Sec notices quoted in Lon. Athen., 1860, ii. 600,

IV. The Lady of Sbalott, Reprinted and Illustrated by a Lady, 1852, fob, 10.., (Kent.)

V. Dora; a Poem, Illustrated by Mrs. Mildmay, 1856, fol., £1 5#., (Vernon.)

VI. The Miller's Daughter, 1857, sm. 4to, 16».; mor., 24*., (Kent.) Illustrated with 17 steel engravings, drawn by A. L. Bond and engraved by Mote; with a Portrait of the Author, 4to.

"This collection of illustrative etchings Is the production of an accomplished lady."—Lon. Art Journal.

VII. The May Queen: Illustrated with 30 drawings by E. V. B., (Hon. Mrs. Boyle,) Nov. 1861, sq., 7*. 6rf.; cr. 8vo, 5»„ (Low.)

VIII. The May Queen; Illuminated by Mrs. W. II. Hartley. 1861, cr. 4to, £1 Is., (Day A Son.)

IX. The Idylls of the King: Sixteen Illustrations, drawn and etched by Amy Butts, 1862, r. 4to, (Day A Son.)

Nor should we omit to include among the illustrations of Tennyson's poems the picture of The Sleeping Beauty, from The Day Dream, painted by Wight, of Boston. Dec. I860, and the statuette of The Lotus Eater, by Miss Emma Stebbins, modelled at Rome, and exhibited at Boston, March, 1861. Wooltner's marble bust of the poet (see Lon. Critic, 1857) was purchased by the Fellows of Trinity College, Cambridge, and stands in the vestibule of their library. A portrait of Tennyson, from life, was issued separately in Lon., Nov. 1861.

We bad designed to close this article with an array of critical opinions on Tennyson's characteristics ns a poet from eminent authorities on both sides of the water, but we have already occupied as much space as we can well afford. A few lines, however, must find a place.

Two prominent American critics, both of whom recorded their verdicts (the first in 1844, and the last before 1849) prior to the appearance of In Memoriam, differed very greatly in their estimate of Tennyson's poetical genius:

"I am not sure that Tennyson Is not the greatest of poets. The uncertainty attending the public conception of the term 'poet' alone prevents me from demonstrating that he w. Other bards produce effects which are, now and then, otherwise produced than by what wo call poems; hut Tennyson an effect which only a poem does. His alone are idiosyncratic poems."— Kiwi.\a A. Poe: Literati; Marginalia, ccxiv.

"The peculiarities of Ins stylo have attracted attention, and his writings have enough intrinsic merit, probably, to secure him a permanent place in the third or fourth rank of English contemporary poets."—Dr. It. W. Gbjswold: l\>el» and 1'w.ivy of England.

But Dr. Griswold lived long enough to write,

"Of the living poets of England, Tennyson at this time occupies the highest rank; and he is destined to a wide and high regard."

"He has opened a new vein in English poetry, and shown that rent genius, even in the most advanced stages of society, can strike a fresh chord, and, departing from the hackneyed ways of imitation, charm the world by the conceptions of original thought. His imagination, wide and discursive as the dreams of fancy, wanders at will, not over the real so much as the ideal world. The grottoes of the sea, the caves of the mermaid, the realms of heaven, are alternately the scenes of his song. His versification, wild as the song of the elfin king, is broken and irregnlar, but often inexpressibly charming. Sometimes, however, this tendency leads him Into conceit: in the endeavour to be original, he becomes fantastic. There is a freshness and originality, however, alxmt his conceptions, which contrast strangely with the practical and interested views which influenced the age In which he lived, and contributed not a little to their deserved success. They were felt to be the more charming

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