Coventry Patmore

Author

1823 – 1896

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Who was Coventry Patmore?

Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore was an English poet and critic best known for The Angel in the House, his narrative poem about an ideal happy marriage.

Famous Quotes:

  • Every evil is some good spelt backwards, and in it the wise know how to read Wisdom.

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Born
Jul 23, 1823
Woodford, London
Also known as
  • Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore
Religion
  • Catholicism
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Died
Nov 26, 1896
Lymington

Submitted
on July 23, 2013