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The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

George Crabbe (1754–1832)

Crabbe, George. An English poet; born in Aldeburgh, Suffolk, Dec. 24, 1754; died at Trowbridge, Wiltshire, Feb. 3, 1832. His poems have to do with the life and sorrows of the toiling poor, and English poverty is portrayed in ‘The Village’; ‘The Parish Register’; ‘The Borough’; ‘Tales in Verse’; etc. (See Critical and Biographical Introduction).