Roberts, Charles George Douglas

(b. 1860)
   Canadian poet and naturalist. In verse, Orion (1880), In Divers Tones (1887), Songs of the Common Day (1893), New York Nocturnes (1898), Book of the Rose (1903); prose, The Raid from Beauséjour (1894), Around the Camp Fire (1896), The Forge in the Forest (1897), The Kindred of the Wild (1902), Haunters of the Silences (1907), etc.

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  • Roberts — /rob euhrts/, n. 1. Sir Charles George Douglas, 1860 1943, Canadian poet and novelist. 2. Elizabeth Madox /mad euhks/, 1886 1941, U.S. poet and novelist. 3. Frederick Sleigh /slay/, Earl ( Bobs Bahadur ), 1832 1914, British field marshal. 4.… …   Universalium

  • Roberts, Sir Charles G.D. — ▪ Canadian poet in full  Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts  born , Jan. 10, 1860, Douglas, N.B. died Nov. 26, 1943, Toronto       poet who was the first to express the new national feeling aroused by the Canadian confederation of 1867. His… …   Universalium

  • Charles — /chahrlz/, n. 1. (Prince of Edinburgh and of Wales) born 1948, heir apparent to the throne of Great Britain (son of Elizabeth II). 2. Ray (Ray Charles Robinson), born 1930, U.S. blues singer and pianist. 3. Cape, a cape in E Virginia, N of the… …   Universalium

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  • Douglas — /dug leuhs/, n. 1. Sir James ( the Black Douglas ), 1286 1330, Scottish military leader. 2. James, 2nd Earl of, 1358? 88, Scottish military leader. 3. Kirk (Issur Danielovitch Demsky), born 1916, U.S. actor. 4. Lloyd C(assel) /kas euhl/, 1877… …   Universalium

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  • Roberts —   [ rɔbəts],    1) Sir (seit 1935) Charles G. D. (George Douglas), kanadischer Schriftsteller, * Douglas (Provinz New Brunswick) 10. 1. 1860, ✝ Toronto 26. 11. 1943; lebte 1897 1925 in New York und Europa (v. a. London), danach in Toronto.… …   Universal-Lexikon

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