Moxon, Edward (M)

d. 6 March 1858. Nationality: English.
Poet and publisher. Baptized 12 December 1801. Moved to London in 1817 and began his career as a bookseller. Started his first publication *Englishman’s Magazine* in 1831. Co-founder of *The Reflector* (1832). Publisher of *Poems* (1832) by Alfred Tennyson, *English Songs and other Small Poems* (1832) by Barry Cornwall, and *Maid of Elvar* by Allan Cunningham. Married Emma Isola Lamb in 1833. Friends with William Wordsworth and Alfred Tennyson, both with whom he published a great number of works, Charles Lamb (who became his father-in-law), and Samuel Rogers. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 9
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Sonnet 1830 The Keepsake Poet 3098
Sonnet 1831 The Keepsake Poet 3393
Sonnet 1831 The Keepsake Poet 3376
On A Sleeping Child 1832-04-20 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3029
Human Life 1832-05-11 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3030
Woman’s Heart 1832-05-11 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3031
I. “By classic Cam a lovely flow’ret grew” 1835-11-21 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3356
II. “My Love I can compare with nought on earth” 1835-11-21 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13860
III. “The cygnet crested on the purple water” 1835-11-21 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13861