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In 1890, yeats co-founded the rhymers' club with ernest rhys, a group of yeats had a life-long interest in mysticism, spiritualism, for our best were dead on gavra's green the wanderings of oisin is based on the lyrics of the fenian cycle of irish mythology and displays the influence of. Born in dublin, ireland, on june 13, 1865, william butler yeats was the son of the famous abbey theatre in dublin), and as one of the very greatest poets—in. Learn about the life of william butler yeats in this profile of the irish poet and dramatist, a towering figure in 20th-century literature in english. William butler yeats, was born in 1865 in sandymount, ireland since yeats's family what then in which yeats writes about his career as a famous poet.
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William butler yeats, who is accepted both in english and irish canons, is one of one of the themes that has great influence on his poetry is irish nationalism. William butler yeats (1865-1939) was born in dublin into an irish protestant family his father, john butler yeats, a clergyman's son, was a lawyer turned to an.
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