Sir Aubrey De Vere

(1788—1846) poet

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(1788–1846), verse dramatist. He was educated at Harrow but spent his life at Curragh Chase, Co. Limerick. His verse dramas are Julian the Apostate (1822), The Duke of Mercia (printed with Lamentations of Ireland, 1823), and Mary Tudor (1847). Poetry included Sonnets (1847).

From The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature in Oxford Reference.

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