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Selected Poetry of James Graham, Marquis of Montrose (1612-1650)


from Representative Poetry On-line
Prepared by members of the Department of English at the University of Toronto
from 1912 to the present and published by the University of Toronto Press from 1912 to 1967.
RPO Edited by Ian Lancashire
A UTEL (University of Toronto English Library) Edition
Published by the Web Development Group, Information Technology Services, University of Toronto Libraries
© 2003, Ian Lancashire for the Department of English, University of Toronto

Index to poems

  1. My Dear and Only Love
  2. On Himself, upon Hearing What was his Sentence

Biographical information

Given name: James
Family name: Graham, Marquis of Montrose
Birth date: 1612
Death date: 21 May 1650
Nationality: Scottish
Family relations
          father: John Graham
          mother: Margaret Graham
          wife: Magdalene Graham (from 10 November 1629)
          son: John Graham
Language: English
Education
          School at Glasgow: 1624
          University of St. Andrews: 26 January 1627
Religion: Calvinism
Literary period: Seventeenth century
Occupations
          Statesman
          Warrior
Residence: Montrose: 1612
Cause of death: Hanging
First RPO edition: 1996-2000