Thomas Campbell

(27 July 1777 - 15 June 1844)
Thomas Campbell (1777-1844)

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Campbell (1777-1844)

Works in ECPA

alphabetical listing / listing in source editions

Source editions

  • Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844. Anderson, Robert, 1750-1830, dedicatee. The pleasures of hope, with other poems. By Thomas Campbell. [New York]: Edinburgh, printed: New-York, re-printed by John Furman, opposite the City-Hall, for Jones Bull, 1800. 120p.; 17cm. (12mo) (ESTC W27677; OTA N27834)


ODNB 4534; DLB 93


  • Miller, Mary Ruth. Thomas Campbell. Boston: Twayne, 1978. Print.

Reference works


  • Hansen, Julia. Viewless scenes: vividness and nineteenth-century ideals of reading in and through Gertrude of Wyoming. ELH 84(4) (2017): 943-977. Print.
  • McKenna, Bernard. The 'Disposition to Combine': Thomas Campbell's The Pleasures of Hope, Edmund Burke, and the Power of the Poetic Imagination to Reconcile and Reform. Romantic Textualities 18 (Summer 2008): 8-23. Print.
  • McKnight, George. The poetic development of Thomas Campbell. Unpub. doct. diss., Univ. of Toronto, 1979. Print.
  • Stewart, David. Hazlitt, the Living Poets, and Ephemerality. Hazlitt Review 6 (2013): 47-59. Print.
  • Yu, Jie-Ae. Byron's Reworking of Thomas Campbell: Unfolding Gloom in Darkness. Journal of English Language and Literature/Yǒngǒ Yǒngmunhak 58(3) (Summer 2012): 379-394. Print.