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Tithonus (1842) [Poem]
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The story of Tithonus and Aurora, recounted as a dramatic monologue as Tithonus asks Aurora for eternal life, forgetting to ask for eternal youth.

Originally published in Poems in 1842, though first written in 1833; revised in 1859.

Original title: Tithon
Original languages: English


Genre: MythologyRetellings

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     English Idylls and Other Poems (1842) [Collection]
      Author: Alfred Tennyson
     Selected Poems of Tennyson (1960) [Collection]
      Author: Alfred Tennyson
     Tennyson's Poetry (1971) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Alfred Tennyson

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