Bailey, Philip James
- Ronald Bayne
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Bailey, Philip James (1816–1902), poet, was born in Nottingham on 22 April 1816, the only son of Thomas Bailey (1785–1856), merchant, newspaper editor, and author, and his first wife, Marie-Anne, née Taylor (c.1791–c.1818). He showed an early interest in his father's poetical tastes, which his father stimulated by taking him to see ...