Author Information At the Circulating Library
Author: George Thomas Lowth (1808–1893)
Biography: Geroge Thomas Lowth was born in 1807 in Hinton, Hampshire, the son of Rev. Robert Lowth and grandson of Robert Lowth, the Lord Bishop of London. He was a great traveler, writing books about Arabia (1855), France (1863), and Russia (1868). In addition, he wrote three novels. He spent most of his later years as a country gentleman. Lowth died on New Year's Eve 1893.
References: British Census (1881); Times (5 January 1894)