A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature/Locker-Lampson, Frederick

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Locker-Lampson, Frederick (1821-1895). -- Poet, s. of the sec. of Greenwich Hospital, held appointments in Somerset House and the Admiralty. He wrote a number of clever vers de societé, page 243which were coll. as London Lyrics (1857). He also compiled Lyra Elegantiarum, an anthology of similar verse by former authors, and Patchwork, a book of extracts, and wrote an autobiography, My Confidences (1896).