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Tennyson 200

Four contemporary British poets each choose a single poem or extract by Tennyson and give a personal account of why it means so much to them

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Tears, Idle Tears

4/4 Kit Wright on the importance to him of Tennyson's lyric poem Tears, Idle Tears.

Thu 5 Aug 2010 23:00 BBC Radio 3

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