Buchanan, Marion (F)

b. 1840. Nationality: Scottish.
Poet. Pseudonyms: “Marion,” “Kate,” “Hyacinth,” “K. T.” Born in Glasgow. Married name Buchanan. Prolific periodical and newspaper poet, and also wrote on domestic economy. Author information from the *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entries for her poems, which give her address variously as Roberton, Lamington (for poems published on 1 September 1883 and 1 March 1884; NLS Dep 341/369), 258 Bath Street, Glasgow (for poems published on 14 March 1885, 30 January 1886, and 13 October 1888; NLS Dep 341/369, 370). Additional biographical information: *Modern Scottish Poets*, fifth series, D. H. Edwards, 1883, p. 345. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 9
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Yesterday Comes Not 1883-09-01 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7567
Zebedee 1884 Good Words Poet 4331
Donald—A Pony 1884-03-01 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12803
Verb “To Be.” (Present Tense) 1885-03-14 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12868
An Old “Chubb” 1886-01-30 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12965
Autumn Bloom 1888-10-13 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13053
Song for Music 1893-09 Atalanta Poet 2276
Grief 1894-02 Atalanta Poet 2292
The Unseen 1895-01-05 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12597