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Hunt, (James Henry) Leigh (1784-1859), poet, journalist, and literary critic

Nicholas Roe

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/14195
Hunt, (James Henry) Leigh (1784-1859), poet, journalist, and literary critic

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Early years and education | Appearance and health | First publications | Editor of The Examiner and prosecution, 1808-1812 | In prison and afterwards, 1813-1815 | Hunt and the young poets | Literary life and Italy, 1816-1825 | Return to England, 1825-1830 | The man of letters, 1830-1850 | Later life to 1859 | Reputation

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Subjects: biography ; history

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