Late-Romantic English poet, editor, and humorist who also wrote some "straight-up" Gothic poems; his son Tom Hood also contributed to the Gothic literary tradition.
Thomas Hood page
Lots of links, a chronology, and more. [Mitsuharu Matsuoka, Nagoya U]Thomas Hood Overview
[VictorianWeb]Brief biographical note
Includes some etexts as well.Biographical note
[Wikipedia]Brief biographical note
[John W. Cousins, A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, 1910]