Quote by: Lascelles Abercrombie

The epic poet has behind him a tradition of matter and a tradition of style; and that is what every other poet has behind him too; only, for the epic poet, tradition is rather narrower, rather more strictly compelling.

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Author Bio

  • NameLascelles Abercrombie
  • DescriptionPoet, academic, literary critic
  • BornJanuary 9, 1881
  • DiedOctober 27, 1938
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionPoet; Writer