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Selected Poetry of Henry Austin Dobson (1840-1921)

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. On the Future of Poetry

Biographical information

Given name: Henry Austin
Family name: Dobson
Birth date: 18 January 1840
Death date: 1921
Nationality: English
Family relations
          father: George Clarisse Dobson
          mother: Augusta Dobson
          wife: Frances Mary Dobson (from 1868)
Language: English
          Beaumaris grammar school
          Coventry private school
          Gymnase, Strasbourgh
Literary period: Victorian
Occupation: Clerk: 1884 to 1901
          Ealing to 2 September 1921
          Plymouth: 18 January 1840
Buried at: Ealing
First RPO edition: 1996-2000