Deans, George (M)

d. 1930. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet and journalist. Born c. 1851. The *Chambers’s Journal* Authors’ Book entry for Dean’s poem “The Ruined Abbey” (published 3 September 1891) gives his address as Dennistoun (NLS Dep 341/294), the east end of Glasgow. A member of the Glasgow Ballad Club, according to *Ballads and Poems*, third series (1908). Reilly notes that he lived in Tweedside. Author of *Harp Strums* (1890), and worked for the *Kelso Chronicle* and the *Glasgow Evening Citizen*. Biographical information: obituary, *Newspaper World and Advertising Review*, 1930, p. 59; Reilly, *Late Victorian Poetry*, p. 131. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Ruined Abbey 1881-09-03 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7466