A Poetical Supplication of an Old Reformer, by A Paisleyonian
Publication: Paisley Herald and Renfrewshire Advertiser
Published: 11 April 1868
Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical
Queen Victoria (1819-1901)
No full copy of this poem is available.
Archive/Library: Paisley Central Library
This poem of 22 lines attacks 'ruthless Monarchs' and 'Imperial and malignant foes', favouring instead 'kindly brotherhood'. See poems by same (?), 'Lamentation for Italy', 'A Political Veteran Still in Existence'. These works suggest that 'Paisleyonian' saw reform in truly European terms.