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The Tower Of London

The Tower Of London

by William Harrison Ainsworth
     
 

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William Harrison Ainsworth (February 4, 1805 -- January 3, 1882) was among the most popular novelists of the Victorian era. A brilliant student, he first intended to join his father's prominent law firm. However, his ambition soon turned to publishing and literature, in particular the genre of historical fiction. Strikingly handsome and rather dandified, Ainsworth

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William Harrison Ainsworth (February 4, 1805 -- January 3, 1882) was among the most popular novelists of the Victorian era. A brilliant student, he first intended to join his father's prominent law firm. However, his ambition soon turned to publishing and literature, in particular the genre of historical fiction. Strikingly handsome and rather dandified, Ainsworth counted Dickens, Lamb, Scott, Thackeray and Wordsworth among his many friends.

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ISBN-13:
9781434408174
Publisher:
Wildside Press
Publication date:
12/01/2009
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.74(d)

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