Study Guides on Works by H. D.

Hilda Doolittle—known professionally as H.D.—developed an identification with the figure from Greek myth and history whose faced launched a thousand ships to commence the Trojan War: Helen of Troy. So deep and profound was the evolution of this...

Hilda Doolittle is much more well-known by initials, H.D. “Sea Rose” is one of the poems which belongs to her “sea garden” series of verse in which she makes coded examinations of themes related to gender, sexuality, conformity, idealization of...

“Sea Violet” is part of the collection of the first volume of poetry published in 1916 by Hilda Doolittle, better known by her initials, H.D. That volume also includes one of her most anthologized poems, “Sea Rose” as well as the less well known “...

In 1944, the poet named Hilda Doolittle who is better known simply by her initials H.D. announced with a vengeance her return to poetry after a turn toward fiction and film starting in the early 1930’s. That period was also marked by seeking help...