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At first glance nothing seems more unlikely than that the poet of the enormously popular A Shropshire Lad should be the classical scholar A. E. Housman..Alfred Edward Housman usually known as A. E. Housman, was an English classical scholar and poet, best known to the general public for his cycle of poems A .A. E. Housman Selected Poems. The following is a fairly extensive selection of Housman s poetry originally published by me, Martin Hardcastle, in the early .A.E. Housman was an English poet and scholar born known for his poetry volumes A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems and scholarly editions of .In person, A. E. Housman was so shy and furtive that Max Beerbohm once compared him to “an absconding cashier.” For such a crabbed and .
A Shropshire Lad A.E. Housman This collection of verse is Housman’s signature work. Mixing the styles of the traditional English ballad and classical verse, the .Recent Additions. A Shropshire Lad by A.E. Housman A Shropshire Lad was originally published in . This Web edition is based on the edition printed by .LOVELIEST of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough, And stands about the woodland ride Wearing white for Eastertide. Now, of my threescore years .Alfred Edward Housman h a s m n , usually known as A. E. Housman, was an English classical scholar and poet, best known .The Housman Society was founded in and exists to promote knowledge and appreciation of the lives and works of A.E. Housman and other members of his family..