Adams, William Davenport, 1851-1904.
Biography and History
William Davenport Adams was a British journalist and author, son of William Henry Davenport Adams. He was an editor of provincial papers, and a dramatic critic from 1878 to 1904. He compiled an unfinished Dictionary of the Drama (1904) and other literary works, such as Dictionary of English Literature: Being a Comprehensive Guide to English Authors and Their Works, With Poet and Player: Essays on Literature and the Stage, and Latter Day Lyrics: Being Poems of Sentiment and Reflection by Living Writers.
Source: From the finding aid for C1000
Call Number: C1000
Consists of correspondence between British journalist and critic William Davenport Adams and well-known British authors and poets.