Biography of William Harrison Ainsworth (1805-1882)

English novelist who was born in Manchester in 1805. At first he/she was assigned to the Forum, but decided taste soon dragged him to the career of fine letters. He/She wrote articles in different newspapers in London, and published the following novels: Rookwood; Crichton; Jack Sheppard, as well as many others in the Feuilleton of the Times, etc.