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intensionality: "unknown to the West" is highly misleading given the odes received adulatory attention from. among others, the likes of Goethe and Wilfrid Scawen Blunt. The Seven Hanging Odes of Mecca | Newlines Magazine

PMorris185: To ALL: "I knew the Spring was come. I knew it even Better than all by this, that through my chase In bush & stone & hill & sea & heaven I seem'd 2C & follow still your face. Your face my quarry was. 4 it I rode, My horse a thing of wings, myself a god." - Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

GoranGligovic: The photo is amazing but what I'm really into is the name Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

marinamaral2: Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, English poet and writer, 1860s. Photo by Lady Alice Mary Kerr. The artistic vision and skills required to take a portrait like this one in the 1860s...

kylie_sen50: "Over the weeks that followed and in London when she returned home, she discovered that Wilfrid Scawen Blunt's talents as a poet were minor compared to his skills as an adulterer."

aamanlamba: Griselda : a society novel in rhymed verse : Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen, 1840-1922 “While she lived, Griselda had no need of the world’s pity.”

condos_mark: Some harsh words about British imperialism from Wilfrid Scawen Blunt (1899):

MuammerGokcin: The Future of Islam is a nonfiction book by English poet and author Wilfrid Scawen Blunt. It was originally published in 1882. It explores many aspects of Islamic politics and the Ottoman Empire at that time.

U_riel_Steve: The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part Iii: Gods And False Gods: Liv Wilfrid Scawen Blunt HE DESIRES THE IMPOSSIBLE If it were possible the fierce sun should, Standing in heaven unloved, companionless, Enshrinèd be in some white--bosomed cloud, And so forget his rage and loneliness;

StationInner: Oborne's arc over the last 7-8 years or so has really been extraordinary to watch...He's become a sort of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt of punditry.

Faust89823700: Wilfrid Scawen Blunt - If I Had Known You If I had known you--oh, if I had known you! In other days when youth and love were strong, I would have raised a temple to enthrone you On some fair pinnacle of cloudless song.

Faust89823700: Nature has symbols for her nobler joys, Her nobler sorrows. Who had dared foretell That only man, by some sad mockery, Should learn to laugh who learns that he must die? Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

mgeorg11: from, 'The Love Sonnets of Proteus' by the poet, Wilfrid Scawen Blunt (1840-1922) "I see you, Juliet, still, with your straw hat Loaded with vines," . . .

mgeorg11: Photographed in January 1914, seven poets: Victor Plarr, Thomas Sturge Moore, William Butler Yeats, Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, Ezra Pound, Richard Aldington and F. S. Flint.

NORTHTRENTON: Happy Birthday to Jules Bernard Luys (d. 1897), Wilfrid Scawen Blunt (d. 1922), William Kidston (d. 1919), Gene Stratton-Porter (d. 1924), Julia Marlowe (d. 1950), Mahbub Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VI (d. 1911), John A. Sampson (d. 1946) and Ralph McKittrick (d. 1923).

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to English writer and poet Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, (August 17, 1840), author of “Gordon at Khartoum“ (1883) et al.

T_Lo_Taylor: Born OTD in 1840: Wilfrid Scawen Blunt -- co-founder of Crabbet Arabian Stud, hedonist, poet, and one-time prison inmate. Here's a 2019 blog post about his connection to Star Wars and Lawrence of Arabia:

Cristrange: On the Shortness of Time, de Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

suleskerry: The Congress on Eugenics led to renewed public pressure for Britain to adopt eugenics laws. In October 1912, Churchill discussed the proposed laws with Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, who wrote in his diary:" Winston is also a strong eugenist. He told us he had himself drafted the Bill.."

Faust89823700: And made my shamefaced heart leap valorous, And fired its courage to a zeal divine. All this, in one short instant, as I gazed Into her eyes, admiring, yet amazed. Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

ramana_brf: This quest for Ummah leadership was fed by British before Ottoman fall. Read Wilfrid Scawen Blunt "Future of Islam" circa 1882.

rhianna: Griselda: a society novel in rhymed verse by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

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HighWolds: Poem of the week: Prison sonnets by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Ravenenglish_EC: Poem of the week: Prison sonnets by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt | Books | The Guardian

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escritorluso: INSPECTOR DEVLYNN DEAS (Lady Alice Mary Kerr portrait of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt c.1870)

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neilsonandrew: "A prison is a convent without God"

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XwhosCom: Wilfrid Scawen Blunt Born: Petworth, United Kingdom Date of birth: 1840-08-17 Education: Stonyhurst College

Rjrasva: Arab Pen, English Purse: John Sabunji and Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

ziancyianncy: Rest in Christ Bohuslav Hasistejnsky z Lobkovic , Annie Besant , Vaclav Havel , Wilfrid Scawen Blunt , Vladimir Hol...

HRFThorne: Victor Plarr, Thomas Sturge Moore, William Butler Yeats, Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, Ezra Pound, Richard Aldington, and F...

rhianna: The Future of Islam by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Shegs_vicky: A New Pilgrimage: Sonnet Vii (Wilfrid Scawen Blunt)

Ambrebalte: 'The white man's burden, Lord, is the burden of his cash' Satan Absolved (1899) Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

7omran7: 5 of 5 stars to Ideas about India by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

happybdauthors: happy birthday Wilfrid Scawen Blunt! English poet and writer

UnholyEdgar: Then let us love and leave the rest unsaid. -Wilfrid Scawen Blunt b 17 August 1840

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to English writer and poet Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, (August 17, 1840), author of "Gordon at Khartoum" (1883) et al.

HarlingReads: The Pleasures Of Love - Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Flower21288939: Done with Love - Wilfrid Scawen Blunt --->

Chris_McNeilLPC: Secret History of the English Occupation of Egypt by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt 1907

amandapumpkins: Confirmed Byron fanboys: Alfred Lord Tennyson and Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

iamhassaan: The idea of Muslims forming a separate state in India was mooted as early as December 1883. It was Wilfrid Scawen Blunt who suggested

poetryrobot: Good-Bye by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

rhianna: The Future of Islam by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

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My mother bore me in the southern wild,
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