• Hunt, Leigh

    Hunt, Leigh

    Leigh Hunt (1784-1859) was born in Middlesex and was a drama critic and editor. He wrote poetry, essays and articles on politics. He was one of a group of literary friends who favoured political reform, which included Shelley, Byron, Hazlitt and Lamb.


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