After her move to England, Ezra Pound
introduced HD to his circle of friends, many of whom were important figures in the modernist movement. They included W. B. Yeats
, T. S. Eliot
The volume was favourably reviewed in Poetry by John Gould Fletcher
, who said that HD had the artist's vision of a mystic and had perfectly fused form and substance.
Marek, Jayne E. Women Editing Modernism: "Little" Magazines & Literary History. University Press of Kentucky.
In a copy that...
praised the volume in the New Republic, prophesying a brilliant future for Riding. When John Gould Fletcher
in The Criterion called her poems derivative, Graves
wrote to criticise both Fletcher for being...
While Marsden was away from London and often concerned with her own work on egoist and linguistic philosophy, these new contributors made a growing impact on the journal. Ezra Pound soon had full authority over...
During her London years HD also did important work (with Amy Lowell
and Richard Aldington
) on the three Imagist anthologies of 1915-17, and with the latter she edited the Poets' Translation Series for the...