Broome, Frederick Napier (M)

b. 18 November 1842. d. 26 November 1896. Nationality: English.
Journalist, critic, poet, and colonial administrator in the British Empire. Born in Canada. Educated at Whitchurch Grammar School, Shropshire. Served as colonial administrator in Natal, Mauritius, Western Australia, and Barbados. Contributed to *The Times*. Author of *Poems from New Zealand* (1868) and *The Stranger of Seriphos* (1869). Biographical information: F.K. Crowley, “Broome, Sir Frederick Napier,” *Australian Dictionary of Biography*, <http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/broome-sir-frederick-napier-3068>, (30 March 2020). (SP, SCM)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Sunset off the Azores 1869-07 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14413
At Sea 1869-07 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12092
Persistence 1871-07 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12349