Richard Glover

(1712—1785) writer and politician

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published much blank verse including Leonidas (9 books, 1737) and The Athenaid (30 books, 1788), but is remembered as the author of the ballad ‘Admiral Hosier's Ghost’ (1740) which was included in Percy's Reliques.

Subjects: Literature.

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