Edwards, Thomas (M)

b. 1857. Nationality: Scottish.
Working-class poet. Born in Milnab, near Crieff. Son of a miller. Apprentice housepainter. Contributor to *Glasgow Herald* and *People’s Friend*. Author of *Strathearn Lyrics, and Other Poems* (1889). *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entry for Edwards’ “Starlight,” published on 18 February 1893, gives his address as 54 Comrie St, Crieff (NLS Dep 341/370). Additional biographical information: Reilly, *Late Victorian Poetry*, p. 151; Goodridge. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Starlight 1893-02-18 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13284