O’Shaughnessy, Arthur W. E. (M)

b. 14 March 1844. d. 30 January 1881. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet. Appointed as a transcriber in the department of printed books in the library of the British Museum in 1861. Promoted to assistant in the zoological department in 1863. Author of several volumes of poetry including *Epic of Women and other Poems* (1870), *Lays of France* (1872), *Music and Moonlight* (1874), and *Songs of a Worker* (1881). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (JS)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
In Love’s Eternity 1871-10 The Dark Blue Poet 605
A Song of the Youths 1872-05 The Dark Blue Poet 13825