1897 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Morgan Peter Kavanagh

Frederic Boase, Modern English Biography (1892-1921) 2:161-62.



MORGAN PETER KAVANAGH. Author of The wanderings of Lucan and Dinah, a romance. By M. P. K. 1824; The reign of Lockrin, a poem. by M. P. K. 1839; The discovery of the science of languages 2 vols. 1844; Aristobolus, the last of the Maccabees 3 vols. 1855; Myths traced to their primary sources through language 2 vols. 1856; Origin of language and myths 2 vols. 1871; The Hobbies, a novel 3 vols. 1857, edited by Julia Kavanagh his dau. who repudiated having anything to do with this work. d. from an accident March 1874. Athenaeum (1857) 43, 761, 822, 854, 909.