Francis William Lauderdale Adams

(27 September 1862 – 4 September 1893)

Francis William Lauderdale Adams
Do you like this poet?
24 person liked.
12 person did not like.

Francis William Lauderdale Adams poems, quotations and biography on Francis William Lauderdale Adams poet page. Read all poems of Francis William Lauderdale Adams and infos about Francis William Lauderdale Adams.

Francis William Lauderdale Adams was an essayist, poet, dramatist, novelist and journalist who produced a large volume of work in his short life.

Early life

Adams was born in Malta the son of Andrew Leith Adams F.R.S., F.G.S., an army surgeon, who became afterwards well known as a scientist, a fellow of the Royal Society, and an author of natural history books set in different parts of the British empire. Francis' mother, Bertha Jane Grundy, became a well-known novelist. Francis was educated at Shrewsbury School and from 1879 as an attache in Paris. He took up a teaching position as an assistant master at Ventnor on the Isle of Wight, for two years. He joined the Social... more »

Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.





Comments about Francis William Lauderdale Adams

  • Nicholas Ehenry (10/27/2019 12:15:00 PM)

    I am making $200 to $300per hour for doing online work from home. I kept hearing other people tell me how much money they can make online so I decided to look into it. Well, it was all true and has totally changed my life.if you interested...Go to this link, fill out a basic online form and hit submit at, Home Profit System And Follow The instructions as Home Profit System And Set Up your AcCount..GOOD LUCK★★
    ↓↓↓↓COPY THIS WEBSITE↓↓↓↓ 
    HERE☛ .hit2day

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • micky (12/31/2018 9:53:00 AM)

    just before I looked at the paycheck of $5519, I didnt believe that my friends brother was like they say trully receiving money part-time on their apple labtop.. there neighbour started doing this 4 less than twenty three months and by now repaid the loans on their condo and purchased a top of the range Porsche 911. go to, ............www.geosalary.com

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • why though (5/23/2018 8:54:00 PM)

    why are you trying to scam people on a poem site?

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Rudy Jardar (8/13/2013 3:10:00 PM)

    just as Irene explained I didn't know that anybody can earn $8521 in 4 weeks on the internet. did you look at this site link ???BASS33.COM???

    3 person liked.
    3 person did not like.
  • Francisd West (7/20/2013 1:02:00 PM)

    what Sherry said I'm impressed that a student able to get paid $4314 in 4 weeks on the internet. did you see this site www.Work25.coM

    2 person liked.
    3 person did not like.
  • Francisd West (7/20/2013 1:01:00 PM)

    just as Terry replied I am amazed that some people can make $5810 in 4 weeks on the computer. did you read this site link www.Work25.coM

    2 person liked.
    3 person did not like.
Best Poem of Francis William Lauderdale Adams

A Story

(For the Irish Delegates in Australia)

DO you want to hear a story,
With a nobler praise than 'glory,'
Of a man who loved the right like heaven and loathed the wrong like
hell?
Then, that story let me tell you
Once again, though it as well you
Know as I — the splendid story of the man they call Parnell!
By the wayside of the nations,
Lashed with whips and execrations,
Helpless, hopeless, bleeding, dying, she, the Maiden Nation, lay;
And the burthen of dishonour
Weighed so grievously upon her
That her very children hid their eyes and crept in shame ...

Read the full of A Story