The Moxon Tennyson

The Moxon Tennyson

A Landmark in Victorian Illustration

Series in Victorian Studies

by Simon Cooke

Published by: Ohio University Press

264 pages, 178.00 x 254.00 mm

  • ISBN: 9780821424261
  • Published: January 2021


Cooke’s analysis of this milestone Victorian publication reveals the fluctuating harmony and dissonance between Tennyson’s poems and their illustrations, the technical challenges and occupations involved in its manufacture, its readers’ contemporary reception, and its subsequent influence as a variously revered and reviled publication.