Halse, George (pseudonym Rattlebrain) (M)

Surname: Halse
Forename(s): George
b. 1826. d. 1895. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Illustrator, sculptor, novelist, and poet. Pseudonym: Rattlebrain. Father was a state page at St. James’s Palace. Educated at St. Paul’s School. Lived in London. Author of Agatha: a fanciful flight for a gusty night (1861) and Sir Guy de Guy: a stirring romaunt (1864). Biographical information: Reilly, Mid-Victorian Poetry, p. 203. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 4
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Winged Seeds. With an Illustration by the Author 1869-09-18 Once a Week Poet, Illustrator 13787
Why Don’t I Marry Mary Anne? 1869-12-25 Once a Week Poet 13813
Sensation 1870-04-16 Once a Week Poet 13596
The Winding Lane. A Cockney Pastoral 1871-06-24 Once a Week Poet 13625