Horne, Richard Hengist (M)

b. 31 December 1802. d. 13 March 1884. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, journalist, and critic. Borne Richard Henry Horne, and changed middle name to Hengist in 1867. Edited *Monthly Repository* (1836-1837) and member of William Johnson Fox’s circle. Branch editor for *Daily News* in Ireland (1845-1846). Sub-editor on *Household Words* (December 1849-1852). Emigrated to Australia in 1852, returning to England in 1869. Pseudonym: “A Solitary Student.” Biographical information: *ODNB*.(AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Arctic Heroes. A Fragment of Naval History 1850-04-27 Household Words Poet 1074
A Wish 1850-06-08 Household Words Poet 1087
A Great Man Departed 1850-07-20 Household Words Poet 1110
Lines to a Dead Linnet 1850-08-31 Household Words Poet 1119
A Sacred Grove 1850-09-21 Household Words Poet 1124
The Youth and the Sage 1850-12-07 Household Words Poet 1153
Household Christmas Carols 1850-12-21 Household Words Poet 1155
The Church Poor-Box 1851-01-25 Household Words Poet 1162
The Smithfield Bull to His Cousin of Nineveh 1851-03-15 Household Words Poet 1174
Answer 1851-06-07 Household Words Poet 12390
The Great Peace-Maker. A Sub-Marine Dialogue 1851-06-14 Household Words Poet 1194
A Word to Young Poets 1851-07-26 Household Words Poet 1203
Arcadia 1851-08-02 Household Words Poet 1204
The Round Game of the Christmas Bowl (The Rhyme) 1851-12-20 Household Words Poet 1549
The Camera-Obscura. A Sunday Morning Lecture 1852-03-20 Household Words Poet 1241
The Cities of Time 1852-08-07 Household Words Poet 1257
The Blue Mountain Exile 1864-10-29 All the Year Round Poet 3181
Unknown Graves. (In Cyprus) 1878-09 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14613