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Housman, Alfred Edward (1859-1936), poet and classical scholar

Norman Page

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/34013
Housman, Alfred Edward (1859-1936), poet and classical scholar

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Childhood and schooling | Oxford and the civil service | The classical scholar | A Shropshire Lad and public acclaim | Later years and reputation

Reference Entry.  2619 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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