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Walter Savage Landor

Walter Savage Landor (30 January 1775 – 17 September 1864) was an English writer and poet. His best known works were the prose Imaginary Conversations, and the poem Rose Aylmer, but the critical acclaim he received from contemporary poets and reviewers was not matched by public popularity. As remarkable as his work was, it was equalled by his rumbustious character and lively temperament.

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... "The Spy Who Came In For a Cold One," Ellis Rabb's guest character plagiarizes Landor's "She I Love (Alas in Vain!)" when reciting poetry to Diane ... Rossetti's "A Birthday." In Tom Wolfe's "A Man in Full", Landor's poem "I Strove with None" is mentioned in a discussion in location 8,893 (Kindle) ... Landor's "I Strove with None" is also quoted in Somerset Maugham's "The Razor's Edge." In Josephine Pullein-Thompson's "Pony Club Team" the second novel in ...
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    Stand close around,ye Stygian set,
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    No longer could I doubt him true
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    Stand close around,ye Stygian set,
    With Dirce in one boat convey’d,
    Or Charon, seeing, may forget
    That he is old, and she a shade.
    —Walter Savage Landor (1775–1864)