in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 432 words.
Neale, William Johnstoune Nelson (1812–1893), lawyer and novelist, was baptized at Withycombe Raleigh, Devon, on 24 December 1812, the second son of Adam Carruce Neale (1778?–1832),...