Falconer, William (17321769)

Falconer, William, poet, born in Edinburgh; a barber's son; spent most of his life at sea; perished in the wreck of the frigate Aurora, of which he was purser; author of the well-known poem “The Shipwreck” (17321769).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Fairies
Fairservice, Andrew
Fairy Rings
Faith
Faith, St.
Fakir
Falaise
Falconer, Hugh
Falconer, Ion Keith
Falconer, William
Falconry
Falk, Adalbert
Falkirk
Falkland
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Falkland Islands
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