By A. E. Housman
A. E. Housman was once one of many best-loved poets of his day, whose poems conjure up a powerful and idyllic rural international imbued with a poignant feel of loss. they're expressed in uncomplicated rhythms, but express a superb ear for the subtleties of metre and alliteration. His scope is vast -- starting from spiritual doubt to excessive nostalgia for the geographical region. This quantity brings jointly 'A Shropshire Lad' (1896) and 'Last Poems' (1922), in addition to the posthumous decisions 'More Poems' and 'Additional Poems', and 3 translations of extracts from Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides that exhibit his mastery of Classical literature.
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