Praed, Winthrop Mackworth
Winthrop Mackworth Praed (prād), 1802–39, English poet and essayist. A Conservative member of Parliament (1830–32, 1834–39) and an accomplished political satirist, he is best remembered for his graceful light verse—
"Letter of Advice,"
—and his serious poems, such as
See D. Hudson, A Poet in Parliament (1939).
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