What is the source of the title of Thomas Wolfe’s novel Look Homeward, Angel (1929)?

The source of the title of Thomas Wolfe’s novel Look Homeward, Angel (1929) was John Milton’s poem “Lycidas” (1637).

Milton asks his dead friend, now an angel, to look back compassionately on his still-living friends:

Look homeward, Angel, now, and melt with ruth:

And, 0 ye dolphins, waft the hapless youth.

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