Dowden, Edward (M)

b. 3 May 1843. d. 4 April 1913. Nationality: Irish. VIAF.
Poet and literary scholar. Born in Cork. Educated at Queen’s College, Cork and Trinity College, Dublin. Appointed to the chair of English literature in Trinity College. Opposed both national Anglo-Irish literature and home rule. Publications include *Shakespere: a Critical study of his Mind and Art* (1876). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (JS)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
I.—The Garden 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 611
II.—Visions 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 13932
III.—The Bird 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 13933
IV.—A Peach 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 13935
V.—Early Autumn 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 13936
VI.—A Morning of Later Autumn 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 13937