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Edwin Muir

(1887—1959) poet and literary critic

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Muir, Edwin

Muir, Edwin (1887–1959)   Reference library

Mick Imlah

The Oxford Companion to Modern Poetry (2 ed.)

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Poet and translator, was born on his father’s rented farm on Deerness, Orkney; two years later the family moved to ...

Muir, Edwin

Muir, Edwin   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

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2006
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The first half of the twentieth century saw two important Anglophone poets emerge in Scotland: Edwin Muir (1887–1959) ...

Muir, Edwin

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

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British poet, critic, and translator. He was awarded the CBE in 1953. ... Muir was born on Orkney and was brought up in rural Scotland until he was fourteen, when his family ... More

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