Smith, Horace (M)

b. 31 December 1779. d. 12 July 1849. Nationality: English.
Poet, playwright, novelist, and humorist. Brother of James Smith. Uncle of Maria Abdy. Born in London. Contributed to the *Monthly Mirror*, *The Pic-Nic*, *Bell’s British Theatre*, *New Monthly Magazine*, and *London Magazine*. Married Sophia Ford on 14 April 1817. Close friends with Percy Bysshe Shelley and Leigh Hunt. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Address to the Mummy in Belzoni’s Exhibition 1833-02-02 The Penny Magazine Poet 2965