Author Information At the Circulating Library
Author: Richard George Bulkeley (1838–1896)
Biography: Rev. Richard George Bulkeley was born in 1838 in Horton, Buckinghamshire. He attended St. Bees and was ordained in the Church of England. He held a number of positions: curate of Newburn (1864–66), curate of Stoke (1866–68), curate of Woburn (1871–74), and ending as Vicar of St. John's, Dukinfield, Cheshire (1875). He married in 1872. Bulkeley wrote a handful of religious works and one undistinguished novel, Through the Breakers (1877). He died in 1896.
References: Biblotheca Staffordiensis (Lomax, 1894); British Census (1881)