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Selected Poetry of Sydney Thompson Dobell (1824-1874)

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. A Nupial Eve (excerpt)

Biographical information

Given name: Sydney Thompson
Family name: Dobell
Birth date: 5 April 1824
Death date: August 1874
Nationality: English
Family relations
          father: John Dobell
Language: English
Education: Private tutors
Politics: Radical
Literary period: Victorian
          Cranbrook, Kent: 5 April 1824 to 1836
          Cheltenham: 1836
          Edinburgh: 1854 to 1857
          Barton-end House, Gloucester: 1871
Illness: Mental disease: 1874
Buried at: Painswick cemetery
First RPO edition: 1996-2000