Patrick McGuinness: Donald Davie
20 January 2000
Show More With the Grain: Essays on Thomas Hardy and Modern British Poetry by Donald Davie.
Carcanet, 346 pp., £14.95, October 1998, 1 85754 394 7Show More
“... on Basil Bunting, Charles Tomlinson, Ted Hughes, Robert Graves, Hugh MacDiarmid, J.M. Synge, David Jones, George Steiner, Geoffrey Hill, Elizabeth Daryush and the fraternity of poets anthologised by Andrew Crozier and Tim Longville in A Various Art. It also includes a number of Davie’s poems. If we were to read the adjective ‘British’ in the ...”