1901 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Edmund Reade

Frederic Boase, Modern English Biography (1892-1921) 3:66.



JOHN EDMUND READE (son of Thomas Reade of Barton manor, Berkshire). b. Broadwell, Gloucs. 1800; author of The broken heart and other poems 1825; Sibyl leaves, poems 1827; Cain the wanderer 1830; The revolt of Catiline, a drama 1839; Prose from the south, 2 vols. 1846, 2 ed. 1847; and of three novels, The light of other days, 3 vols 1858; Wait and hope, 3 vols. 1859; Saturday Sterne, 3 vols. 1862; The poetical works of J. E. Reade, 2 vols. 1852, 4 ed. 1865. d. Elvestone, Budleigh Salteron, Devon 17 Sept. 1870. Men of the time (1868) 676; I. L. N. [Illustrated London News] 8 Oct. 1870 p. 367.