in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Journalism; Composition. 782 words.
Ropes, Arthur Reed [pseud. Adrian Ross] (1859–1933), lyricist and journalist, was born at Lewisham, London, on 23 December 1859, the youngest son of William Hooper Ropes, a Russia merchant,...
in Encyclopedia of Popular Music
January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 347 words.
b. Arthur Reed Ropes, 23 December 1859, Lewisham, London, England, d. 10 September 1933, London, England. Ropes’ early career was