David Herbert Lawrence
David Herbert Lawrence, novelist, short-story writer, poet and essayist, was born in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire, England, in 1885. Though better known as a novelist, Lawrence's first-published works (in 1909) were poems, and his poetry, especially his evocations of the natural world, have since had a significant influence on many poets on both sides of the Atlantic. His early poems reflect the influence of Ezra Pound and Imagist movement, which reached its peak in the early teens of the twentieth century. When Pound attempted to draw Lawrence into his circle of writer-followers, however, Lawrence decided to pursue a more independent path.
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- Beautiful Old Age
- A Winter's Tale
- A Love Song
- Bavarian Gentians
- After Many Days
- A Spiritual Woman
- A Baby Asleep after Pain
- A Passing Bell
- Bei Hennef
- Whales Weep Not!
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