HALL, RICHARD (1817 - 1866), poet

Name: Richard Hall
Date of birth: 1817
Date of death: 1866
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Gwyn Jones

lived most and perhaps all of his life at Brecon, where he kept a pharmacy. In 1850 he published A Tale of the Past and Other Poems, with a dedication to Eliza Cook. He was self-confessedly content with the lower slopes of that Parnassus whose peak he judged Eliza Cook to have scaled. He d. 25 Jan. 1866 and was buried in Llanspyddyd churchyard.

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Published date: 1959

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