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Selected Poetry of Oliver Goldsmith (1794-1861)

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. The Rising Village

Notes on Life and Works

Biographical information

Given name: Oliver
Family name: Goldsmith
Birth date: 6 July 1794
Death date: 1861
Nationality: Canadian
Ethnicity: Irish
Family relations
          father: Henry Goldsmith
          Educated at home
          Halifax Grammar School
          Assistant commissary general
First RPO edition: 2004