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Legh Richmond

(1772—1827) Church of England clergyman and writer


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(1772–1827) An evangelical clergyman who lived in the Isle of Wight, and wrote highly successful pious tales, published between 1809 and 1814, including The Dairyman's Daughter, The Young Cottager, and The Negro Slave.

From The Oxford Companion to English Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.


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