Bain, Robert (M)

Surname: Bain
Forename(s): Robert
b. 1865. d. 1955. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet, playwright, and school teacher. Pseudonym: The White Rose. Born in Glasgow. Educated at Hutcheson’s Grammar School and the University of Glasgow. Taught at Kilbain Academy, Greenock. Poetry volumes include In Glasgow Streets, and Other Poems (1898). Biographical information: Reilly, Late Victorian Poetry, p. 25; Modern Scottish Poets, thirteenth series, D. H. Edwards, 1890, pp. 234-5; Archives Hub (14 December 2019). The Chambers’s Journal ledger entry for his poem The Moor Loch, published on 3 March 1900, lists his address as 11 Carnarvon St, Glasgow (NLS Dep 341/371).(AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Dream-Home 1893 Good Words Poet 5041
At the Sea’s Edge 1896 Good Words Poet 5113
The Moor Loch 1900-03-03 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12437