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Flamank, James, 1803-1853 (poet)



James Flamank (1803-53), clergyman, and Fellow of King's College, Cambridge 1825-53.

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James Flamank: Poetry Commonplace Book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8996
Scope and Contents The volume contains poems, possibly by another member of the family, 1786-1806, including 'The following Ode is performed annually on the Evening of the 4th of June at Vauxhall Gardens', 'An Ode on Reason. 1787', 'Stanzas on the Botany Bay scheme. 1786', 'The Volunteer Infantry Drill', and 'Song, sung at a meeting of the Wallingford Corps June 4th'. The book also contains poems by Flamank, 1819-39, including 'The progress of sculpture a classic ode written for the Chancellor's Gold Medal',...
Dates: 1786-1839
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