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Selected Poetry of Richard Hovey (1864-1900)

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
© 2004, Ian Lancashire for the Department of English, University of Toronto

Index to poems

  1. America
  2. Unmanifest Destiny

Biographical information

Given name: Richard
Family name: Hovey
Birth date: 4 May 1864
Death date: 24 February 1900
Nationality: American
Family relations
          wife: Henriette Russell (from 17 January 1894)
          Hunt's School, Washington
          Dartmouth College: 1881 to 1885
          General Theological Seminary, Episcopal Church : 1886 to 1887
Religion: Episcopal
Occupation: Lecturer: 1898 to 1900
          Washington, D.C.
          Normal, Illinois: 1864