Charles Swain

(1801—1874) poet and engraver

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(1803–74), poet and engraver: b. Manchester; lives and is buried in Prestwich, nr Manchester. ‘When the Heart Is Young’, ‘I cannot mind my wheel, mother’, ‘Dryburgh Abbey, a Poem on the Death of Sir Walter Scott’ .

From The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain and Ireland in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.

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