The Heritage of Symbolism

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The Heritage of Symbolism

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"[Muir] wrote to Stephen Spender in the summer of 1944 that Bowra"s book had made him realise that he had been writing symbolist poetry himself for years without realising it. He added: ""He inspired me to write one deliberately, which I enclose""."

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Edwin Muir: Poet, Critic and Novelist

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Muir, Edwin
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The poem was 'The Rider Victory'

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Edwin Muir: Poet, Critic and Novelist
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/65424
Accessed on 2019/11/19 23:54:32

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Scotland
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Muir, Edwin
Muir,
Related text or manuscript
Edwin Muir: Poet, Critic and Novelist
Related place
Scotland
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The Heritage of Symbolism

Reading experience
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Evidence

"[Muir] wrote to Stephen Spender in the summer of 1944 that Bowra"s book had made him realise that he had been writing symbolist poetry himself for years without realising it. He added: ""He inspired me to write one deliberately, which I enclose""."

Source

Edwin Muir: Poet, Critic and Novelist

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Muir, Edwin
Born in 1887
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Notes
The poem was 'The Rider Victory'

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Edwin Muir: Poet, Critic and Novelist
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/65424
Accessed on 2019/11/19 23:54:32

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Muir, Edwin
Muir,
Related text or manuscript
Edwin Muir: Poet, Critic and Novelist
Related place
Scotland
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