Symons, Arthur (M)

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