George du Maurier portrait

George du Maurier

George du Maurier (1834-1896) was born in Paris and grew up in France, Belgium and England…

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John Galsworthy portrait

John Galsworthy

John Galsworthy (1867-1933) was born in Surrey and educated at Harrow and Oxford…

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O Henry portrait

O. Henry

O. Henry (1862-1910) was born William Sidney Porter in Greensboro, North Carolina…

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Anthony Hope portrait

Anthony Hope

Anthony Hope (1863-1933) was born Anthony Hope Hawkins in Clapton, London…

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Laurence Hope portrait

Laurence Hope

Laurence Hope (1865-1904) was born Adela Florence ‘Violet’ Cory in Stoke Bishop, Gloucestershire…

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Richard Jefferies portrait

Richard Jefferies

Richard Jefferies (1848-1887) was born near Swindon, the son of a Wiltshire farmer…

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D H Lawrence portrait

D. H. Lawrence

David Herbert Lawrence (1885-1930) was born at Eastwood, Nottinghamshire…

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George Moore portrait

George Moore

George Augustus Moore (1852-1933) was born in County Mayo, Ireland…

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