> > > "...French poets invented modernism (with a slight bit of help from
> > > admittedly)" (Arvin van Arum June 2001)
> > And some help from arch-Victorian Tennyson, too... Tricky, all that.
> Dear RaphaŽl,
> Would you say more, please, about Tennyson.
Verlaine and Mallarmť were keen readers of Tennyson's poetry. Mallarmť
regarded 'Maud' as a masterpiece.
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