Biography and History

Sir Hall Caine was a British novelist and playwright. He lived with Dante Gabriel Rossetti as secretary and companion for the last year of Rossetti's life. His works include Recollections of Rossetti and The Christian. Caine was the highest paid novelist of his day.

Source: From the finding aid for C1024

  • Max Beerbohm Caricatures. 1900.

    Call Number: C0324

    Consists of six original drawings by English parodist Sir Max Beerbohm: caricatures of Sir Arthur W. Pinero, Harry Furniss, William Watson, Stephen Phillips, Hall Caine, and the Prince of Wales (Edward VII).

  • Sir Hall Caine Letters. 1882-1928 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C1024

    Consists of selected letters by British novelist and playwright Sir Hall Caine to Curtis Brown, Sir Martin Conway, Ford Madox Brown, James Fitzmaurice-Kelly, and several others.