Question: What is your opinion on Thomas Moore?

Answer 1/2
The Bard of Erin, born in Dublin, the son of a grocer, studied at Trinity College; went to London with a translation of "Anacreon," which gained him favor and a valuable appointment in the Bermudas in 1803; fought a duel with Jeffrey in 1806, began his "Irish Melodies" in 1807, and published "The Twopenny Postbag" in 1812; in 1817 appeared "Lalla Rookh," a collection of Oriental tales, and in 1818 a satiric piece "The Fudge Family," and published a Life of Byron in 1830; Moore's songs were written to Irish airs, and they contributed much to ensure Catholic emancipation. Born in 1779; died in 1852.
by BetterThanKen
Answer 2/2
Click any of the links below to automatically search the given site for: What is your opinion on Thomas Moore?
Your answer
Your answer to the question, "What is your opinion on Thomas Moore?"
Anti-spam verification:

Enter the 6 digits (no letters) shown in the image above.
Related questions
Posts are owned by the poster. Trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Copyright 2011-2018 All Rights Reserved.