John Cowper Powys was a British philosopher, lecturer, novelist, literary critic, and poet. Powys was born in Shirley, Derbyshire, where his father was vicar of St. Michael and All Angels Parish Church, between 1871 and 1879
This nugget came from George Steiner's After Babel, Aspects of Language and Translation (1975). The Lawrence of Arabia pairs with John Cowper Powys as English-English orators. What does that mean?
Page 1 / 1