More than 44 years after his death, J.R.R. Tolkien’s bestseller “Lord of the Rings” fantasy novels are making headlines. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced a T.V. adaptation that will explore new storylines preceding “The Fellowship of the Ring.”
A.E. Housman was an English poet and scholar born best known for his poetry volumes A Shropshire Lad (1896) and Last Poems (1922) as well as his scholarly editions of first-century Roman astronomer Marcus Manilius.