Alfred Leslie Rowse

[A. L. Rowse]

Do you like this poet?
2 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Alfred Leslie Rowse (4 December 1903 – 3 October 1997), known publicly as A. L. Rowse but to friends and family as Leslie, was a British historian from Cornwall. Rowse is best known for his work on Elizabethan England and his poetry about Cornwall. He was also a Shakespearean scholar and biographer. Rowse is further renowned for his irascibility and intellectual arrogance. more »

Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.

Quotations

more quotations »
  • ''This filthy twentieth century. I hate its guts.''
    A.L. (Alfred Leslie) Rowse (b. 1903), British historian, critic. Time (New York, Nov. 13, 1978).
Read more quotations »

Comments about Alfred Leslie Rowse

There is no comment submitted by members..
Click here to write your comments about Alfred Leslie Rowse

Top Poets

PoemHunter.com Updates

[Hata Bildir]