William Lisle Bowles
Born: 24 September 1762
Died: 7 April 1850
William Lisle Bowles was an English poet, literary critic, and clergyman: he was a patron of the composer Thomas Shoel, and composed several songs.
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List of choral works
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Musical settings of literary works
- Come to these scenes of peace. A glee for three voices. London, 1802.
- Adieu thou darling of my heart; Duett, composed by W L Bowles. London, 
- Go beautiful and gentle dove; a song, from an Oratorio called the Ark, written and composed by W L Bowles, the symphonies, etc, by H R Bishop. London, 
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