Blackmore, Richard Doddridge (b. 1825)

Blackmore, Richard Doddridge, novelist, born in Berks; bred to the bar; has written several novels, the best known “Lorna Doone,” which, though coldly received at first, became highly popular; he is pronounced unrivalled in his day as a writer of rustic comedy; (b. 1825).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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