Symons, Arthur (M)

Surname: Symons
Forename(s): Arthur William
b. 28 February 1865. d. 22 January 1945. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, literary critic, reviewer, and editor. Pseudonym: “Silhouette.” Born in Milford Haven, Wales. Drama reviewer for The Star. Editor of The Savoy (1895-1896). Became friends with William Butler Yeats after joining the Rhymers’ Club in 1890 and dedicated his influential study, The Symbolist Movement in Literature (1899), to him. Married Rhoda Bowser on 19 January 1901. Poetry volumes include Days and Nights (1889) and London Nights (1895). Biographical information: ODNB. (CC, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Charity 1888-09 Woman’s World Poet 653
Stella Maris 1894-04 The Yellow Book Poet 771
Credo 1894-10 The Yellow Book Poet 781