Charles James Lever
 

 

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Charles James Lever 1806-1872

Born in Dublin. He became a doctor and practised medicine in several Irish towns. He also wrote over 30 books which include Harry Lorrequer, Charles O’Malley and The Martins of Cro’Martin. He went to Brussels and became British Lever5.jpg (30040 bytes)Consul in a number of cities before his final appointment to Trieste where he died. He continued to write until his death although his later novels were somewhat bleaker than his earlier work. He is buried in Trieste, Italy.

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book