Palgrave, Francis Turner (M)

Surname: Palgrave
Forename(s): Francis Turner
b. 28 September 1824. d. 24 October 1897. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and editor. Pseudonym: “F. T. P.” Alternative signature: “F. T. Palgrave.” Educated at Balliol College, Oxford. Editor of Golden Treasury of English Songs and Lyrics (1861). Close friend and disciple of Alfred Lord Tennyson, helping to edit Tennyson’s papers after his death. Served as a professor of poetry at Oxford from 1885-1895. Author of several volumes of poetry including Idyls and Songs (1854) and Visions of England (1881). Biographical information: ODNB. (JS)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 14
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Reign of Law 1867-11 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14206
II.—Thorough 1867-12-01 Good Words Poet 16029
III.—Ad Altare 1867-12-01 Good Words Poet 16030
I.—The King’s Messenger 1867-12-01 Good Words Poet 1882
The Voices of Nature 1868-12 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14330
Reine d’Amour: Romance à La Bien-Aimée 1869-02 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12015
Elegy in Memory of Percy, Lord Strangford: Died 9 Jan. 1869, aged 43 years 1869-02 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14386
Brecon Bridge 1870-07 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12308
Hymn to the Saviour 1874 Good Words Poet 2510
Ballad 1874-07 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12405
Trafalgar Oct. 21, 1805 1879-01 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14682
Pausanias and Cleonicé; an Old-Hellenic Ballad 1886-08 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14990
A Halcyon Day in Summer 1888-10 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14842
In Pace 1892-11 The Nineteenth Century Poet 8435