Charles Dawson Shanly

1811- ; b. Dublin; ed. TCD; official in Canada, moving later to New York; contrib. magazines and published several works; d. Florida; wrote ‘Kitty of Coleraine’, often falsely attributed to Lysaght; and ‘The Walker in the Snow’, and a Poe-ish Canadian ballad (selected in Justin McCarthy, Irish Literature, 1904). JMC

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