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Robert Stevenson Coffin (1797–1827)

Coffin, Robert Stevenson. An American poet; born in Brunswick ME, July 14, 1797; died in Rowley, MA, May 7, 1827. His first contributions in verse to the periodicals were over the signature of “The Boston Bard.” He published ‘The Oriental Harp: Poems of the Boston Bard’ (1826), in which are included his most notable verses.