Horace Walpole

Horatio Walpole (1717 - 1797)

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Horatio (Horace) "4th Earl of Orford" Walpole
Born in London, Englandmap
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Died in London, Englandmap
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Biography

English art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and Whig politician. In literature he is best known as the author of the first Gothic novel, The Castle of Otranto (1764).[1]

  • Burial: St Martin's Churchyard, Houghton, Norfolk, England[2]

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  1. Wikipedia:Horace Walpole
  2. "Horace Walpole", Find A Grave, 2017-11-01


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