Author: Thomas Sutton
Author: Thomas Sutton (1819–1875)
Biography: Thomas Sutton was born in 1819 in London. He graduated from Caius College, Cambridge, with a B.A. in 1846 then moved to Jersey. He was an avid photographer: he took a series of photographs of Rome, invented a new development process, edited a photography journal, and wrote prolifically on the subject. He also wrote three novels, including the highly sensational Unconventional (1866). He died suddenly in Wales from a stomach complaint in 1875.
References: John Hannavy, Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-Century Photography (2008)
- St. Agnes' Bay: A Tale of Love at First Sight. 1 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1864.
- Unconventional: A Novel. 3 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1866.
- Romance in a Yacht. 1 vol. London: Chapman and Hall, 1867.