Irvine, John (1903-1964)


Poet. b. Belfast, 1903; poetry collections include A Voice in the Dark (1932); Willow Leaves, Lyrics in the Manner of the Early Chinese Poets (1941); The Fountain of Hellas (1943), chiefly stanzaic quatrains; contrib. poems, ‘Night’ and ‘Beyond’, to Robert Greacen, Northern Harvest, Anthology of Ulster Writing (1944); Lost Sanctuary and Other Poems (1954), and also ed. The Flowering Branch (1945), anthology. Source: <a href="; target="new_window"></a&gt;