Reference Entry

Smith, Sydney (1771-1845), author and wit

Peter Virgin

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/25903

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Early life and education | Curacy, marriage, and formation of the Edinburgh Review | Success in London, 1803-1809 | At Foston-le-Clay, 1809-1829 | Rector of Combe Florey and canon of St Paul's, 1829-1840 | Last years and death, 1840-1845 | Personality

Reference Entry.  4307 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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