Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 20 November 2019

Blunt, Wilfrid Scawenlocked

(1840–1922)
  • Elizabeth Longford

Extract

Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen (1840–1922), hedonist, poet, and breeder of Arab horses, was born at Petworth House, Sussex, on 17 August 1840, the second son of the three children of Francis Scawen Blunt (1790–1842) of Crabbet Park, Poundhill, and Newbuildings Place, Southwater, Sussex, and his wife, ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
National Gallery of Ireland
Bodleian Library, Oxford
National Portrait Gallery, London
Cumbria Archive Service, Carlisle
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, Hertford
National Library of Ireland, Dublin
University of Reading Library
St Antony's College, Middle East Centre, Oxford
British Library, London
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Trinity College, Dublin
West Sussex Record Office, Chichester
private collection
Harvard University, Houghton Library
W. E. Gladstone , ed. M. R. D. Foot & H. C. G. Matthew, 14 vols. (1968–94)