Egerton Leigh (1815-76) was a poet and writer on dialect. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Verse by Egerton Leigh, mainly relating to Cheshire.
The verse was bought from Alfred Halewood of Preston in 1918.Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 53862-5.
Leigh | Egerton | 1815-1876 | Author