Samuel Rogers (1763-1855) was a bestselling poet during the
nineteenth century, regarded as a bastion of London literary
society by many of his acquaintances. Rogers continued to work as a
bank manager whilst publishing and writing. His political and
literary connections and extensive antiquary and art collections
made him a much sought out character in London cultural life.
However, he was also known for his caustic wit and fickle
loyalties. His literary legacy is …
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May, Charlotte. "Samuel Rogers". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 04 June 2021 [https://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=3828, accessed 22 June 2021.]
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