Author:John Cam Hobhouse
|←Author Index: Ho||John Cam Hobhouse, 1st Baron Broughton
|a British politician and memoirist. The eldest son of Sir Benjamin Hobhouse. At Trinity College became friends with Lord Byron, and accompanied him in his journeys in the Peninsula, Greece, and acted as his "best man". In 1816 he was with him after his separation from his wife, and contributed notes to the fourth canto of Childe Harold, which was dedicated to him.|
Works about HobhouseEdit
- “John Cam Hobhouse, Lord Broughton” in Encyclopædia Britannica (9th ed., 1875–1889).
- "Hobhouse, John Cam," in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.
- "Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, 1st Lord," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons (1910)
- "Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., 1911)