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Selected Poetry of Kasiprasad Ghose (1809-1873)

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. To a Dead Crow

Notes on Life and Works

Born in 1809, Kasiprasad Ghose graduated from Hindu College, Calcutta, in 1828, and went on to edit a weekly newspaper, The Hindu Intelligence. His only volume of poems, The Shair and Other Poems, came out in 1839. He died in 1873.

Biographical information

Given name: Kasiprasad
Family name: Ghose
Birth date: 1809
Death date: 1873
Nationality: Bengali
Education: Hindu College, Calcutta to 1828
Occupation: Journalist
Residence: Calcutta to 1873
First RPO edition: 2002