Masefield may refer to:

  • John Masefield (1878-1967), English poet
  • Paul Masefield (b. 1970), English footballer
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Other articles related to "masefield":

Jazz Mandolin Project
... Project is led by mandolinist Jamie Masefield with a rotating cast of other musicians ... For their next album Masefield then assembled a new lineup featuring drummer Jon Fishman (best known for his work in jam band icon Phish ) and upright bassist Chris Dahlgren, recording the LP Tour de Flux In 1999 Blue ... which included such players as Ari Hoenig and Danton Boller and in 2005 Masefield returned to a more acoustic sound with The Deep Forbidden Lake which features 10 of his favorite cover tunes by artists ...
John Masefield - Life - Early Life
... Masefield was born in Ledbury in Herefordshire, to Caroline and George Masefield, a solicitor ... His mother died giving birth to his sister when Masefield was only six, and he went to live with his aunt ... It was aboard the Conway that Masefield's love for story-telling grew ...
Synge - Personality
... John Masefield, Synge's acquaintance, said that he "gave one from the first the impression of a strange personality" ... Masefield felt that Synge's problems and thoughts about life originated with his poor health ... In particular, Masefield claims that "His relish of the savagery made me feel that he was a dying man clutching at life, and clutching most wildly at violent life, as the sick man does" ...
The Old Front Line
... a military history book by English poet John Masefield, first published in 1917 ... Masefield had originally been asked to write a full account of the Battle of the Somme (in 1916 he had written a successful book on the Battle of Gallipoli) but the project fell ... Masefield's The Old Front Line is relatively short at about 80 pages ...

Famous quotes containing the word masefield:

    Let me have wisdom, Beauty, wisdom and passion,
    Bread to the soul, rain when the summers parch.
    Give me but these, and though the darkness close
    Even the night will blossom as the rose.
    —John Masefield (1878–1967)

    Be with me, Beauty, for the fire is dying;
    My dog and I are old, too old for roving.
    —John Masefield (1878–1967)

    I must down to the seas again for the call of the running tide Is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied.
    —John Masefield (1874–1967)