Sambrook, A(rthur) J(ames)

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SAMBROOK, A(rthur) J(ames)

SAMBROOK, A(rthur) J(ames). British, b. 1931. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Biography, History. Career: University of Southampton, Emeritus Professor of English, 1992- (Lecturer in English, 1964-71; Sr. Lecturer, 1971-75; Reader, 1975-81; Professor, 1981-92) St. David's College, Lampeter, Lecturer in English, 1957-64. Publications: A Poet Hidden: The Life of R.W. Dixon, 1833-1900, 1962; William Cobbett: An Author Guide, 1973; English Pastoral Poetry, 1983; The Intellectual and Cultural Context of English Literature 1700-1789, 1986; James Thomson 1700-1748, A Life, 1991; With the Rank and Pay of a Sapper, 1998. EDITOR: The Scribleriad, 1967; James Thomson's The Seasons and the Castle of Indolence, 1972; Pre-Raphaelitism: Patterns of Literary Criticism, 1974; James Thomson's The Seasons, 1981; James Thomson's Liberty, the Castle of Indolence, and Other Poems, 1986; William Cowper's The Task and Selected Other Poems, 1994. Address: 36 Bursledon Road, Hedge End, Southampton SO30 0BX, England.