Doubleday, Thomas (M)

b. February 1790. d. 18 December 1870. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, translator, dramatist, and political activist. Pseudonyms: “Josiah Shufflebotham,” “T. D.” Born in Newcastle upon Tyne. Involved in the Northern Political Union during the 1830s, fighting for parliamentary reform. Elected to the Newcastle town council (1835-1840). Author of verse dramas, including *The Italian Wife* (1823); philosophical treatises, including *On Mundane and Moral Government* (1852); a collection of fishing songs, *The Coquet-Dale Fishing Songs* (1852), with Robert Roxby; and the novel *The Eve of St Mark: a Romance of Venice* (1857). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 40
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Winter Morning 1820-04 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8420
Elegy III 1820-06 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8481
Elegy IV. (Imitated from the Modern Latin) 1820-06 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8482
John and Joan, Canto II 1820-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8733
Sonnet 1820-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8732
Elegy XII. Book II 1820-09 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8752
Elegy XXVII. Book II 1820-09 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8753
Elegy III. Book I 1820-09 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8751
Elegy II. Book III 1820-09 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8754
The Complaint 1820-10 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8796
To Corduba 1820-10 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8797
“Omnia Tempus edax depascitur” 1820-10 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8798
To Corsica 1820-10 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 8795
Anacreontics. I 1820-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8997
Anacreontics. II 1820-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8998
Book VI 1821-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9095
Stanzas, Suggested by the Departure of a Friend from Scotland 1821-02 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9119
The True Mistress 1821-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9177
To Galla 1821-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9179
Ausonius to Paulinus. Epistle XXV 1821-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9176
Venus Anadyomene 1821-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9178
The Martyrdom of St Eulalia. Hymn IX 1821-05 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9239
On a Baptismal Font. Hymn XIII 1821-05 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9240
On One Who Had Never Left His Home 1821-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9335
Fescennine Verses on the Nuptials of Honorius 1821-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9336
“Though I must go to a foreign land” 1821-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9494
“O, I’ll cut off my yellow hair” 1821-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9496
“O the weary cutters, they’ve ta’en my laddie frae me” 1821-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9498
“O, the snow it melts the soonest when the winds begin to sing” 1821-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9495
Irish Captain’s Garland 1821-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9497
Harold’s Grave 1821-12 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9592
Stanzas to an Old Friend 1822-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9709
The Roman Wall 1822-10 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9879
Elegy to Alisa, Worn with a Lingering Illness 1822-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9894
Stanzas to an Infant 1822-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Translator 9895
On a Childe Playing 1823-09 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10084
I. (“There is a runnel creeps across a fell”) 1824-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10111
II. (“Brinkburn—if Time shall spare me—as the weed”) 1824-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10112
Luther’s Bridal 1824-04 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10119
Ode to a Steam-Boat 1826-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10404