A Poet of the Great War:  Wilfred Edward Salter Owen (1893-1918) was an English poet and soldier. He is regarded by many as the leading poet of "the Great War". His work is shocking and realistic with its focus upon the horrors of trench warfare and gas attacks.

A Poet of the Great War: Wilfred Owen

A Poet of the Great War: Wilfred Edward Salter Owen was an English poet and soldier. He is regarded by many as the leading poet of "the Great War". His work is shocking and realistic with its focus upon the horrors of trench warfare and gas attacks.

William Shakespeare (Baptism April 26,1564; died April 23,1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He enjoyed the Royal patronage of Elizabeth I. Painting now purported to be of Master William Shakespeare, known as the 'Cobbe portrait'.

William Shakespeare (Baptism April died April poet and playwright. He enjoyed the Royal patronage of Elizabeth I. Painting now purported to be of Master William Shakespeare, known as the 'Cobbe portrait'.

Matter Matters Gallery special finds🔔🎄🎁, Some famous English poet brooch 😏😏 for special people 👿🎄#mattermattersgallery #K11hk

Matter Matters Gallery special finds🔔🎄🎁, Some famous English poet brooch 😏😏 for special people 👿🎄

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - October 21, 1772 - July 25, 1832, was an English poet, who with his friend, William Wordsworth, was a founder of the Romantic Movement in England and a member of the Lake Poets. He is probably best known for his poems The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Kubla Khan.

Explore the best Samuel Taylor Coleridge quotes here at OpenQuotes. Quotations, aphorisms and citations by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“I am a part of all that I have met.”  ― Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892), The Complete Poetical Works of Tennyson

English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (August 1809 - - Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom for much of the Victorian era…

Siegfried Loraine Sassoon, CBE MC (8 September 1886 – 1 September 1967) was an English poet, author and soldier.

Siegfried Loraine Sassoon, CBE MC September 1886 – 1 September was an English poet, author and soldier.

The Wellcome Library has acquired a gorgeous 15th century manuscript with fold-out illustrations relating to astrology and medicine. Previously unknown to scholars - in fact, it turns out to have been owned by eccentric English poet Edith Sitwell. booksnbuildings.tumblr.com

The Wellcome Library has acquired a gorgeous century manuscript with fold-out illustrations relating to astrology & medicine. Previously unknown to scholars - in fact, it turns out to have been owned by eccentric English poet Edith Sitwell.

Arthur Rackham's (b. 1887-1939) influence in the history of illustration is undeniable. Many contemporary artists, illustrators, and filmmakers reveal obvious traces in their work of Rackham's fantasy-driven style. Comus is a masque written by John Milton, the greatest English poet besides Shakespeare.

Comus, Illustrated by Arthur Rackham - Arthur Rackham's (b. influence in the history of illustration is undeniable. Many contemporary artists, illustrators, and filmmakers reveal obv.

A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.  William Blake (Poet And Painter)

William Blake A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent. William Blake (Poet And Painter)

William Shakespeare, b.23 April 1564 Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England (observed) d.23 April 1616. Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. Playwright, poet, actor.

12 Facts About William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare 26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616 Was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

Rupert Chawner Brooke (3 August 1887 – 23 April 1915) was an English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War, especially The Soldier. He was also known for his boyish good looks, which were said to have prompted the Irish poet W. B. Yeats to describe him as the handsomest young man in England.

Rupert Chawner Brooke was an English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War, especially "The Soldier".

Also known as the Father of English literature, Geoffrey Chaucer was the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages. He was also the first poet to be buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey. Chaucer was also famous as an author, philosopher, alchemist and astronomer. He also had an active career in the civil service as a bureaucrat, courtier and diplomat.

Also known as the Father of English literature, Geoffrey Chaucer was the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages. He was also the first poet to be buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey. Chaucer was also famous as an author, philosopher, alchemist

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