Barham, Richard Harris, Rev. (M)

b. 6 December 1788. d. 17 June 1845. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, editor, novelist, and Church of England clergyman. Pseudonym: “Thomas Ingoldsby.” Born in Canterbury. Educated at Brasenose College, Oxford. Ordained in 1813. Married Caroline Smart on 30 September 1814. Editor of the *London Chronicle*. Contributed to *John Bull*, *Globe and Traveller*, *Literary Gazette*, *Bentley’s Miscellany*, and *New Monthly Magazine*. Founding member of the Garrick Club (1832). Author of the novel *My Cousin Nicholas* (1841). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 10
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Ghost. A Canterbury Tale 1826-08 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10560
On the Death of a Daughter 1827-02 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10614
Family Poetry. No. I 1831-04 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10978
Family Poetry. No. II. My Letters 1831-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10987
The Country Seat 1833-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11383
Family Poetry. No. V. A Tale of the Rhine 1834-04 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11905
The Lay of Sir Lionel 1834-05 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11908
The Confession 1835-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11501
The Sheriff’s Ball! 1836-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11719
Nursery Reminiscences 1871-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10373