(1817 - 1890)
Edwin Waugh was a British printer, poet, author, and early sociologist. He has been called “the Lancashire Burns.”
The Chimney Corner (1883)
Over forty Lancashire tales, largely in dialect.
A description of conditions in the English cotton mill towns during the Civil War in America when no cotton reached them because of the Northern blockade. Read online at archive.org.
Travel sketches from Ireland.
Lancashire Sketches (1881)
A collection of essays about the author’s native shire. This is the volume from the collected works.
A collection of travel pieces, including one on the Island of Rum.
Poems and Songs (1883)
Essays and travel sketches of the English Lake Country. Read online at Hathitrust.