(1793 - 1867)
Clarkson Frederick Stansfield was a marine and landscape painter. He broadened the public’s perceptions of fine art.
The Battle of Life (1846)
A story of love and self sacrifice set in a rural village. Read online at archive.org.
The Chimes (1845)
The goblins ringing the chimes show old Trotty a dystopian future for his family -- he wakes determined to do all he can to avert it. Read online at archive.org.
The Cricket on the Hearth (1846)
Professor Redlaw simmers with anger over ancient slights, but discovers forgetting does no good -- he must forgive. Read online at archive.org.
This detailed biography of the author and poet was published in two volumes. The title was changed for the second and subsequent editions, of which there were many. Read for free online at HathiTrust.