Home  »  library  »  BIOS  »  Henry Sutherland Edwards (1828–1906)

C.D. Warner, et al., comp.
The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

Henry Sutherland Edwards (1828–1906)

Edwards, Henry Sutherland. An English descriptive writer, essayist, biographer, and novelist; born in London, 1828; died in 1906. He traveled and studied in Russia, Turkey, and Central Europe, acting as newspaper correspondent. He produced: ‘The Polish Captivity’ (1863); ‘Life of Rossini’ (1869); ‘The Germans in France’ (1874); ‘The Slavonian Provinces of Turkey’ (1876); ‘The Prima Donna: her History and Surroundings from the 17th to the Nineteenth Century’ (1888); ‘Dutiful Daughters’ (1890); ‘The Russians at Home and Abroad’ (1890); ‘The Romanoffs’; ‘Old and New Paris’ (1893–94).