The collected poems of A.E. Housman.

by A. E. Housman

Publisher: J. Cape in London

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Carter and Sparrow (2nd ed.) 14.

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LC ClassificationsPR4807
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Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL18192760M

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Housman: Collected Poems and Selected Prose, edited by Christopher Ricks, Allen Lane, OTHER A Morning with the Royal Family, prefatory note by. About A E Housman Alfred Edward Housman, the eldest son of a Bromsgrove solicitor, was born in He attended Bromsgrove School as a dayboy, but soon after he started there his mother fell ill and his father sank into helpless despondency; as the eldest child, Housman was closest to his mother and spent many hours with her in her final illness.

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He writes typically of lost love.