Sharpe, Charles Kirkpatrick (M)

Surname: Sharpe
Forename(s): Charles Kirkpatrick
b. 15 May 1781. d. 17 March 1851. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Antiquary, collector, editor, poet, painter, and illustrator. Born at Hoddam, near Dumfries. Attended University of Edinburgh (without graduating), then the University of Oxford. His father knew Robert Burns, and Sharpe was friends with Walter Scott. Author of Metrical Legends and Other Poems (1807), A Ballad Book (1823), Surgundo, or, The Valiant Christian (1837). Biographical information: ODNB. (KH, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Sir Hugh. Founded on a Galloway tradition 1835-10-17 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3352