Jervis, Swynfen (M)

Surname: Jervis
Forename(s): Swynfen
b. 1797. d. 1867. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and politician. Liberal MP for Bridport (1837-1841). Friends with Christina and Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Author of several volumes of poetry including May Morn and Other Poems (1845), The Dying Girl and Other Poems (1849), and the posthumously published Dictionary of the Language of Shakespeare (1868). Biographical information: Curran Index. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
May Morn. A Vision 1840-06-27 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 4401
Inscription for a Cemetery 1840-08-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 4412
Sunset 1842-09-10 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5345