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 (do͞o′lĭt′l), Hilda Pen name H.D. 1886-1961.
American poet whose imagist verse was published in works such as Sea Garden (1916) and Helen in Egypt (1961).
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(Biography) Hilda. known as H.D. 1886–1961, US imagist poet and novelist, living in Europe
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Hilda ( “H.D.” ), 1886–1961, U.S. poet.
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