Grahame, Kenneth (M)

Surname: Grahame
Forename(s): Kenneth
b. 8 March 1859. d. 6 July 1932. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Novelist, short story writer, children’s writer, secretary to the Bank of England. Born in Edinburgh. Friends with Frederick James Furnivall, joining his New Shakespeare Society and serving as honorary secretary (1880-1891). Began working for the Bank of England in 1879. Married Elspeth Thomson on 22 July 1899. Prominent writer for about about children, including the well-known children’s book The Wind in the Willows (1908). Biographical information: ODNB. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
To Rollo Untimely Taken 1897-01 The Yellow Book Poet 1020