Bowles, William Lisle, 1762-1850

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Dates:
Birth 1762-09-24
Death 1850-04-07

Biographical notes:

Bowles was an English clergyman and author.

From the description of Autograph, 1844. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77877875

Epithet: Reverend; of Add MS 36527

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000473.0x000023

Bowles was an English clergyman and poet.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, 1829 Feb. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122444972

Epithet: Reverend; of Add MS 34571

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000473.0x000022

English poet and clergyman.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bremhill, to an unnamed correspondent, 1823 Oct. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131488

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unnamed correspondent, 1834 Apr. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910853

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bremhill, to Mr. Houlton, 1826 Aug. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910851

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to "Dear Cornelius," [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910849

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bremhill, to [Rudolph] Ackermann, 1826 Dec. 1826. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910847

From the description of Autograph letter signed : the Close, Salisbury, to an unnamed correspondent, 1839 Jan. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131752

William Lisle Bowles, English clergyman and poet. His poetry was admired by Coleridge, but he is best known for his ten-volume edition of the works of Alexander Pope, in which he criticized Pope's morals as well as his poetry. This work revived a scholarly dispute about Pope's proper place in the poetic hierarchy, and drew much criticism, nost notably from Lord Byron.

From the description of William Lisle Bowles manuscript material : 8 items, 1815-1834 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 76945351

From the guide to the William Lisle Bowles manuscript material : 8 items, 1815-1834, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.)

Divine, poet, and antiquary. Received B.A., 1792, from Trinity College, Oxford. Appointed rector of Chicklade in Wiltshire, 1792; then rector of Dumbleton in Gloucestershire, 1797; then vicar of Bremhill in Wiltshire, 1804. First published poetry in 1789. Also published "Hermes Britannica" and "The Parochial History of Bremhill", both in 1828.

From the description of Bowles papers, 1827-1935 (bulk 1827-1842). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702146696

From the description of Bowles papers, 1827-1935 (bulk 1827-1842) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77781579

English divine and poet.

From the description of The missionary : autograph manuscript unsigned of the poem : [n.p.], [watermark 1807]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270132655

From the description of On hearing a sacred song of Mozart [poem] : autograph manuscript signed : Bremhill, 1829 Oct. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875040

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Subjects:

  • Poets, English--19th century--Correspondence
  • Clergy--Great Britain--19th century--Correspondence
  • Critics--Great Britain--19th century--Correspondence
  • English literature--19th century
  • Publishers and publishing--19th century
  • Authors and publishers--19th century
  • Authors, English--Autographs
  • Church of England--Clergy--Autographs
  • Poets, English

Occupations:

  • Poets, English--18th century
  • Poets, English--19th century

Places:

  • England (as recorded)
  • England (as recorded)