Leighton, John [pseud. Luke Limner]
- Edmund M. B. King
Leighton, John [pseud. Luke Limner] (1822–1912), artist and book cover designer, was born on 15 September 1822, the first of seven children of John Leighton (1800–1883), bookbinder and publisher, and his wife, Sarah (1799–1877), daughter of the artist James Baynes (1766–1837). His father was in business with his uncle ...