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Masefield, John Line breaks: John Mase|field
Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪsfiːld/

Definition of Masefield, John in English:

( 1878–1967), English poet and novelist; full name John Edward Masefield. He was appointed Poet Laureate in 1930. Notable works: Salt-Water Ballads (1902).

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