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Gilbert, Henry Franklin Belknap

Sherrill V. Martin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Strings; Composition. 1407 words.

Gilbert, Henry Franklin Belknap (26 September 1868–19 May 1928), composer, essayist, and musician, was born in Somerville, Massachusetts, the son of Benjamin Franklin Gilbert, a bank clerk...

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Mac Cába, Cathaoir (fl. 1728–1739), poet and harper

Nollaig Ó Muraíle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Strings. 341 words.

Mac Cába, Cathaoir (fl. 1728–1739), poet and harper, was born at Cloghballybeg in the parish of Mullagh, co. Cavan. Throughout his life he was the intimate friend of the celebrated harper...

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Mackenna [McCannadh], Nial (fl. 1700), Irish-language poet and harpist

Norman Moore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Strings. 143 words.

Mackenna [McCannadh], Nial (fl. 1700), Irish-language poet and harpist, was born in the Fews, co. Armagh, Ireland. He afterwards settled in Mullaghcrew, co. Louth, where he wrote poems and...

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Morrison, Roderick [An Clàrsair Dall, the Blind Harper] (1656?–1713/14), Scottish Gaelic poet and harpist

Derick S. Thomson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Strings. 760 words.

Morrison, Roderick [An Clàrsair Dall, the Blind Harper] (1656?–1713/14), Scottish Gaelic poet and harpist, was the eldest son of John Morison (b. c.1630), tacksman of Bragar in the island...

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