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Robert Charles Dallas (1754–1824)

Dallas, Robert Charles. An English poet, novelist, and dramatist; born in Kingston, Jamaica, 1754; died in Normandy, France, 1824. His publications include: ‘Poems’; ‘Lucretia,’ a tragedy; ‘Moral Essays’ (1797); ‘Aubrey,’ a novel; and ‘The Morlands, Tales Illustrative of the Simple and the Surprising’ (1805). He was both friend and adviser of Lord Byron, and in the last year of his life published ‘Recollections of the Life of Lord Byron from 1808 to the End of 1814.’