Walpole, Edward, Sir, 1706-1784

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Sir Edward Walpole (1706-1784) was the son of Sir Robert Walpole, the first prime minister of Great Britain, and the brother of Horace Walpole. He had an illegitimate daughter, Maria, who later married Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh, King George III's brother.

From the description of Poems, 1758-[1828]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702186106

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associatedWith Dryden, John, 1631-1700. person
associatedWith Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774. person
associatedWith Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771. person
associatedWith Heber, Reginald, 1783-1826. person
associatedWith Townshend, Charles, 1725-1767 person
associatedWith Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. person
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Great Britain
English poetry
English poetry
Epigrams, English Early works to 1800
Epitaphs, English
Occasional verse, English
Travelers' writings, English


Birth 1706

Death 1784-01-12


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