Pound Ezra Loomis


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 (pound), Ezra Loomis 1885-1972.
American writer who exerted great influence on the development of modern literature through his poetic works, such as the unfinished Cantos (1925-1969), his critical works, including ABC of Reading (1934), and his tutelage of writers such as T.S. Eliot, James Joyce, and Ernest Hemingway.
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