FELLOW TRAVELLERS WITH A BIRD, I.
To attend to a living child is to be baffled in your
humour, disappointed of your pathos, and set freshly
free from all the pre-occupations. You cannot
Alice Meynell was extraordinarily well known during her career, which spanned the late-Victorian and mid-Georgian eras. Her elegant, acute essays were frequently praised, and as a poet she was given t...
Alice Meynell was a remarkable literary figure and personality of the latter half of the nineteenth century and first two decades of the twentieth. An independent woman for her era, Meynell was a lead...