The Lady of Shalott

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Kids Can Press Ltd, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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The Lady of Shalott is the third book in Visions in Poetry, an award-winning series of classic poems illustrated by outstanding contemporary artists in stunning hardcover editions. Tennyson's beautiful and enigmatic poem of unrequited love, set in Arthurian England, has enthralled artists for well over a century. With her luminous illustrations, Genevi?ve C?t? weaves a refreshingly modern interpretation of this beloved poem -- one that will enchant readers of all ages.

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User Review  - Laura Bellini - Goodreads

This is a beautiful edition of 'The Lady of Shallott', with drawings on every other page. The poem does deserve it's own book, I am sure about it. What I haven't made my mind about is Tennyson's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nikki - Goodreads

I am not ashamed to say that I cried. Fascinating, well-written, enchanting... Read full review

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Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809a1892) published his first two volumes of poems in 1842, establishing him as the leading poet of his generation. He is buried in Westminster Abbey.
Christopher Ricks is Warren Professor of Humanities and codirector of the Editorial Institute at Boston University. He is the editor of six poetry collections, including "The Oxford Book of English Verse,

Geneviève C?té is a Montreal artist whose illustrations have graced the pages of publications such as the New York Times and the Boston Globe. Her books have received three nominations for the Governor General's Award for Illustration, one of which went on to win, and she has also won the the Elisabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award.

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