James Kenneth Stephen
James Kenneth Stephen was an English poet, and tutor to Prince Albert Victor, eldest son of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales.
Stephen was the second son of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, barrister-at-law, and his wife Mary Richenda Cunningham. James Kenneth Stephen was known as 'Jem' among his family and close friends; he was first-cousin to Virginia Woolf (née Stephen).
He was a King's Scholar at Eton, where he proved to be a highly competent player of the Eton Wall Game; and then went up to King's College, Cambridge, again as a King's Scholar. In the Michaelmas term of 1880, he was President of the Cambridge Union Society. In 1883 he became ... more »
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- My Education
- The Old School List
- The Malefactor's Plea
- The Last Ride Together (after Browning)
- Of F.W.H.M. to One that Smokes
- The Ballade of the Incompetent Ballade-M...
- Men and Women
- Drinking Song
- A Parodist's Apology
- 4th July 1882, Malines. Midnight
- To R. K.
- Steam-Launches on the Thames
- The Philosopher and the Philanthropist
- A Sonnet
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