- A(lfred) E(dward),1859–1936, English poet and classical scholar.
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Housman has offered a defence of B and C's version of this line (937-39).
For each of these devices Housman furnishes convincing parallels.
While I was looking at this picture Housman joined me and apologised for being late.
At that moment there was a lull in the general conversation and Housman overheard us.
Housman was proud of his Madeira and annoyed with us for not drinking enough.
- A (lfred) E (dward). 1859–1936, English poet and classical scholar, author of A Shropshire Lad (1896) and Last Poems (1922)
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