Sir Hugh Seymour Walpole, CBE, was an English novelist. He was a best-selling author in the 1920s and 1930s. Walpole wrote prolifically, producing at least one book every year. His range included disturbing studies of the macabre, children’s stories and historical fiction.
About Hugh Walpole in brief
Sir Hugh Seymour Walpole, CBE, was an English novelist. He was a best-selling author in the 1920s and 1930s. Walpole wrote prolifically, producing at least one book every year. His range included disturbing studies of the macabre, children’s stories and historical fiction, most notably his Herries Chronicle series. He worked in Hollywood writing scenarios for two Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer films in the 1930s, and played a cameo in the 1935 version of David Copperfield. In his later years he was a generous sponsor of many younger writers. He bequeathed a substantial legacy of paintings to the Tate Gallery and other British institutions. He is buried at St Mary’s Cathedral, Auckland, New Zealand, where he was an Anglican clergyman until his death in 1941. For confidential support call the Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90 or visit a local Samaritans branch, see www.samaritans.org for details. In the U.S. call the National Suicide Prevention Line on 1-800-273-8255 or visit http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/. For confidential. support in the UK call the helpline on 0800 555 111 or visit the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline on 0808 909090 or the Samaritans in the UK on 08457 90909090.
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