Nicolson, Laurence James (M)

Surname: Nicolson
Forename(s): Laurence James
b. 26 April 1844. d. 30 June 1901. Nationality: Scottish.
Poet, office clerk, commercial traveller. Alternative signature: L. J. Nicolson. Termed The Bard of Thule. Born in Lerwick, Shetland. After his father’s death, when he was eleven years old, he moved with his family to Dalkeith, Midlothian. Author of Songs of Thule (1894). Biographical information: Reilly, Late Victorian Poetry, p. 353; North Isles Family History <> (4 July 2019). (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Thule 1890-10-25 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13164