B. 1895 D. 1974
A graphic artist, painter and wood engraver as well as a poet, Jones’ work is recorded as being influenced by his Christian faith and Welsh roots although he was born in Brockley, South-East London. Jones became a Catholic in 1921….
B. 1905 D. 1953
Davies was born in Born in Rhymney, near Merthyr Tydfill. The son of a colliery worker, Davies also worked as a miner from an early age. An accident which resulted in him losing a finger and his participation in the…
Coronation Ode / A Prayer for the King’s Reign - John Masefield
B. 1878 D. 1967
Masefield was born in Hertfordshire. Both his parents died when he was young. He was educated at Warwick School and became a Merchant Seaman, joining HMS Conway. He deserted the navy in 1895 and spent time in the USA in…