Reference Entry

Church, Richard Thomas (1893–1972), poet and writer

Philip Hobsbaum

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195146561
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/40883
Church, Richard Thomas (1893–1972), poet and writer

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets)

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Church, Richard Thomas (1893–1972), poet and writer, was born in Battersea, London, on 26 March 1893, the younger son of Thomas Church, a postal worker, and Lavinia, née Orton, a schoolteacher. He was educated at Dulwich Hamlet School, and his early ambition was to be a painter, but economic necessity dictated that he join the ...

Reference Entry.  1255 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets)

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.