Portraits of Celebrities at Different Times of their Lives/S. Baring-Gould

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Born 1834.

THE REV. SABINE BARING-GOULD, who has of late years won world-wide popularity as the writer of "Mehalah," "John Herring," and many other novels, was born at Exeter, and is the eldest son of Mr. Edward Baring-Gould, of Lew-Trenchard, Devon, where the family has resided for nearly 300 years, and of which place he is now the Rector. He is also Justice of the Peace for the County of Devon. He had written on various subjects of historical research before he took to novel-writing.

(Illustration: Age 5. From a miniature.)

(Illustration: Age 35. From a photo. by Hall, Wakefield.)

(Illustration: Age 46. From a photo. by Barnes, Colchester.)

(Illustration: From a] age 16. [Drawing.)

(Illustration: PRESENT DAY. From a Photo by W. & D. Downey.)

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