1892 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Chalk Claris

Frederic Boase, Modern English Biography (1892-1921) 1:624.



JOHN CHALK CLARIS (son of Mr. Claris of Canterbury, bookseller). b. Canterbury about 1797; edited the Kent Harold 1826-65; published under pseudonym of Arthur Brooke following poetical works; Juvenile Pieces 1816; Poems 1817; Durovernum, The curse of Chatterton and other poems 1818; Thoughts and feelings 1820; Retrospection (with portrait) 1821; Elegy on the death of Percy Bysshe Shelley 1822. d. Best lane, Canterbury 10 Jany. 1866. Notes and Queries, Fourth series, x, 29, 95 (1872).