At the Circulating Library Author Information: Richard Seymour Conway Chermside

Author: Richard Seymour Conway Chermside (1823–1867)

Biography: Born in London in 1823, the eldest son of physician Sir Robert Alexander Chermside. He attended the Sorbonne and earned a B. A. (1844) and M. A. (1847). He entered holy orders and served as rector of Wilton. In 1846, he married Emily Dawson. He died in 1867.


References: The Gentleman's Magazine (September 1867)

Fiction Titles:

  1. Artist and Craftsman.  1 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1860.
  2. Ned Locksley the Etonian: or, The Only Son.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1863.