Eliot Warburton

(1810—1852) writer

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is remembered for his account of an eastern tour, The Crescent and the Cross: or Romance and Realities of Eastern Travel (1845), a highly successful work which covered much the same ground as his friend Kinglake's Eothen. He also wrote two historical novels, Reginald Hastings (1850) and Darien (1852).

Subjects: Literature.

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