A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature/Tuckerman, Henry Theodore

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Tuckerman, Henry Theodore (1813-1871). -- Essayist, etc., b. in Boston, Mass. He was a sympathetic and delicate critic, with a graceful style. He lived much in Italy, which influenced his choice of subjects in his earlier writings. These include The Italian Sketch-book, Isabel, or Sicily, Thoughts on the Poets, The Book of the Artists, Leaves from the Diary of a Dreamer, etc.