The Parisian did not cease to be a Provençal; and the novelist was a lyrist still.
You are as delightful a lyrist as you are a sonneteer, and I could not give you higher praise.
Let it be noted, however, that the lyrist has used a poetic licence in his dates.
His tantalizing gleams of talent as a lyrist have been already mentioned.
Moore was termed a 'lyrist,' and here we ...