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Thomas Cooper Biography and Poems

Thomas Cooper Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Thomas Cooper, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by Cooper, as well as, a video biography...if available.

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Thomas Cooper (March 20, 1805 – July 15, 1892) was a poet and one of the leading Chartists. He wrote poetry, notably the 944 stanzas of his prison-rhyme the Purgatory of Suicides (1845), novels and, in later life, religious texts. An autodidact shoemaker, preacher, schoolmaster and journalist before he became a Chartist in 1840, Cooper was a passionate, determined and fiery man.

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