Richard Le Gallienne

(1866—1947) poet and essayist

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of Channel Islands descent, became attached to the fin‐de‐siècle group which centred on Beardsley; he was an original member of the Rhymers' Club with Yeats, Wilde, L. Johnson, and others. He contributed to the Yellow Book, throughout the nineties wrote verse and literary criticism, and published several romantic novels, including The Quest for the Golden Girl (1896).

Subjects: Literature.

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