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A Short Analysis of A. E. Housman’s ‘Into my heart an air that kills’

A critical reading of a nostalgic poem A. E. Housman (1859-1936) was one of the greatest classicists of his age, and was also, following the success of his (self-published) first volume of poems, A Shropshire Lad (1896), a hugely popular poet. Like Thomas Hardy, the majority of his poems are […]