THE SPIRIT OF PLACE
With mimicry, with praises, with echoes, or with answers,
the poets have all but outsung the bells. The
inarticulate bell has found too much interpretation,
too many rhymes ...
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...