Author: Henry Sneyd

Author: Henry Sneyd (1838–1920)

Biography: Henry Sneyd was in 1838 in Ipstones, Staffordshire, the second son of Thomas Sneyd. He attended University College, Oxford and earned a B.A. (1861) and an M.A. (1872). He married. Unclear if Sneyd ever took up a profession since he was independently weathly. He wrote the single historical novel. He died after a short illness on 4 October 1920 in Leek, Staffordshire.

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References: British Census (1881, 1891, 1901, 1911); Derbyshire Advertiser (8 October 1920)

Fiction Titles:

  1. Cyllene: or, The Fall of Paganism. A Classical Tale.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1873.

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