City Readers Digital Historic Collections at the New York Society Library
Mr. (Edward) Jerningham (1737?-1812)
Edward Jermingham was a poet who moved in high society during the second half of the 18th century. Born at the family home of Costessey Park in 1737, he died in London on 17 November 1812. A writer of liberal views, he was savagely satirised later in life.