Jervis, Swynfen (M)

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