Simcox, George Augustus (M)

Surname: Simcox
Forename(s): George Augustus
b. 18 July 1841. d. 1905. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Classical scholar, poet, and editor. Alternative signature: G. A. Simcox. Brother of William Henry Simcox and Edith Jemima Simcox. Educated at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Publications include Prometheus Unbound: A Tragedy (1867), Poems and Romances (1869), Recollections of a Rambler (1873), A History of Latin Literature from Ennius to Boethius (1883). Edited The Orations of Demosthenes and Aeschines on the Crown (1872) with his brother William Henry. Contributed to North British Review, Fortnightly Review, Nineteenth Century, and Academy. Biographical information: Byron Nelson, George Augustus Simcox (1841-1905), Dictionary of Literary Biography, edited by William E. Freedman and Ira B. Nadel. Edwards Brothers Inc., 1985, pp. 237-38 ; Wikipedia (22 April 2021). (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 16
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Orpheus 1867-02 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12049
Jephthah’s Daughter 1867-05 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12051
Joan of Arc 1867-11 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12112
Morning Dew 1868-05-01 Good Words Poet 1900
A Wind out of the West 1868-06-01 Good Words Poet 1903
A Love Match 1868-08-01 Good Words Poet 1909
Music 1869-02-01 Good Words Poet 1982
Earth to Earth 1869-06 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14411
Waiting 1870-03-01 Good Words Poet 2011
From Home to Home 1870-07-01 Good Words Poet 2023
Ximene 1870-08 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12309
Mumal and Mendra. A Legend of Scinde 1871-11 The Dark Blue Poet 610
Deliverance 1872-11 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12132
The Senators of Treves 1872-12 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12133
After the Chinese 1873-12 Macmillan’s Magazine Translator 14503
Aberglaube 1878-10 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12247