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Thornbury, George Walter
(b. London, 1828; d. June 11th, 1876). Lays and Legends of the New World (1851); Monarchs of the Main (1855); Shakespeares England (1856); Art and Nature at Home and Abroad (1856); Songs of Cavaliers and Roundheads (1857); Every Man his own Trumpeter (1858); a Life of J. M. W. Turner, R.A. (1862); True as Steel (1863); Wildfire (1864); Haunted London (1865); Tales for the Mariner (1865); Greatheart (1866); The Vicars Courtship (1869); Old Stories Retold (1869); A Tour Round England (1870); Criss Cross Journeys (1873); Old and New London (vols. i. and ii.), and Historical and Legendary Ballads and Songs (1875).