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William Hazlitt

10 Apr 1778 - 18 Sep 1830

William Hazlitt (10 April 1778 – 18 September 1830) was an English writer, drama and literary critic, painter, social commentator, and philosopher. He is now considered one of the greatest critics and essayists in the history of the English language, placed in the company of Samuel Johnson and George Orwell. He is also acknowledged as the finest art critic of his age. Despite his high standing among historians of literature and art, his work is currently little read and mostly out of print.

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August 18, 2018 Edited by dcapillae Added bio
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January 30, 2016 Edited by Tom Morris Normal name order
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