Author:John Cam Hobhouse
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a British politician and memoirist. The eldest son of Sir Benjamin Hobhouse. At Trinity College became friends with Lord Byron, and accompanied him in his journeys in the Peninsula, Greece, and acted as his "best man". In 1816 he was with him after his separation from his wife, and contributed notes to the fourth canto of Childe Harold, which was dedicated to him. — Excerpted from |
- Recollections of a long life, with additional extracts from his private diaries : Edited by his daughter, Lady Dorchester
Works about Hobhouse
- “Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
- “Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, 1st Lord,” in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1910.