Hesketh Pearson

Hesketh Pearson

Edward Hesketh Gibbons Pearson (20 February 1887 – 9 April 1964) was a British actor, theatre director and writer. He is known mainly for his popular biographies; they made him the leading British biographer of his time, in terms of commercial success.

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Hesketh Pearson - Works
... US) Lives of the Wits (1962) Henry of Navarre (1963) Hesketh Pearson, By Himself (1965) autobiography Extraordinary People (1965) biographical essays Charles II His Life ...

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    Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely-read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely.
    —Hesketh Pearson (1887–1964)