The Works of A. E. Housman

The Works of A. E. Housman

Author: Alfred Edward Housman

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 1853264113

Category: Poetry

Page: 192

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Housman's melodic and memorable poems have been popular for over a century. He writes typically of lost love, of the brevity of happiness, of young soldiers doomed to die. Housman speaks with two voices: the smooth texts conceal a dark sub-text. This tormented and secretive man wrote poems alive with indirect self-disclosure.
The Works of A. E. Housman
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Alfred Edward Housman
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

Housman's melodic and memorable poems have been popular for over a century. He writes typically of lost love, of the brevity of happiness, of young soldiers doomed to die. Housman speaks with two voices: the smooth texts conceal a dark sub-text. This tormented and secretive man wrote poems alive with
The Classical Papers of A. E. Housman: Volume 3, 1915-1936
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Alfred Edward Housman, James Diggle
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-10-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A complete collection, in three volumes, of the classical articles and reviews of A. E. Housman. These papers were originally published between 1882 and 1936 in a variety of academic journals, many of which are now difficult to obtain. The editors have checked and, where necessary, supplemented and updated all
A.E. Housman at University College, London
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: P. G. Naiditch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: BRILL

Books about A.E. Housman at University College, London
A. E. Housman
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: NA NA
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-30 - Publisher: Springer

This collection of essays was conceived as part of the centenary celebrations of the first publication in 1896 of one of the most popular collections of poetry ever written - A Shropshire Lad - a collection never out of print in a hundred years. Yet Housman was a recluse, an
A. E. Housman
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Richard Perceval Graves
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-05 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

A. E. Housman, romantic poet and classical scholar, is best-known as the author of A Shropshire Lad and the meticulous editor of Manilius, the Latin poet of astronomy. In this first full biography, Richard Perceval Graves convincingly reconciles the two apparently conflicting sides of Housman's personality, and reassesses the reputation