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A poet of rare lyric intensity - Oxford Companion to English Literature

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Henry Vaughan

B. 1621 D. 1695

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Dear beauteous Death! the jewel of the just...

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pared-down precision and scorching intensity - Helen Dunmore

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She is one of very few poets to be equally probing and technically sophisticated in both languages, intuitively sensitive to the peculiarities of each. Ruth McIlroy, Planet

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Tough, explicit and wickedly clever - Alan Brownjohn

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Walt Whitman

B. 1819 D. 1892

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And my heart, O my soldiers, my veterans, my heart gives you love. - Walt Whitman 'Dirge For Two Veterans'

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Charlotte Mew

B. 1869 D. 1928

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A frail, dead, new-born lamb, ghostly and pitiful and white a blot upon the night, the moon's dropped child! - Charlotte Mew, 'Fame'

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Anonymous is a well-known and prolific poet.

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Poetry is the most elemental of the written arts.

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No other British poet I am aware of can match the powerful mythic imagination of Pascale Petit - Les Murray

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Charlotte Smith

B. 1749 D. 1806

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Ah! why has happiness no second spring? Charlotte Smith

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His poetry is what all poetry should be, the surprising and beautiful organisation of things that life has disorganised. John Fuller

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