William Beckford
William Beckford may refer to:
- William Beckford (politician) (1709–1770), English businessman, often called "Alderman Beckford", father of William Thomas
- William Beckford of Somerley (died 1799), Jamaican slave-owner and writer
- William Thomas Beckford (1760–1844), English novelist, art collector, travel writer and politician

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William Thomas Beckford - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
William Thomas Beckford (1 October 1760 – 2 May 1844), usually known as William Beckford, was an English novelist, a profligate and consummately ...
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William Beckford - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
William Beckford may refer to: William Beckford (politician) (1709–1770), English businessman, often called "Alderman Beckford", father of William Thomas ...
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William Beckford (politician) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
William Beckford (19 December 1709 – 21 June 1770) was a well-known political figure in 18th century London, who twice held the office of Lord Mayor of ...
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William Beckford (British writer) -- Encyclopedia Britannica
Eccentric English dilettante, author of the Gothic novel Vathek (1786). Such writers as George Gordon, Lord Byron, and Stéphane Mallarmé acknowledged his ...
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The Literary Gothic | William Beckford
William Beckford page at The Literary Gothic, the web's premier guide to Gothic and supernaturalist literature written prior to 1950.
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William Beckford: The Fool of Fonthill - Gay History and Literature
Few men attained greater celebrity during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries than William Beckford (1760—1844), the wealthiest man in England ...
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The History of Caliph Vathek by William Beckford - Free Ebook
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aangirfan: WILLIAM BECKFORD, SLAVES AND BOYS
Sep 24, 2011 ... In 1779, William Beckford, aged 19, met his cousin William Courtenay, aged 11. Beckford fell in love with Courtenay. Beckford and Courtenay ...
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This first-ever biography of William Beckford provides a unique look at eighteenth -century British history from the perspective of the colonies. Even in his own ...
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Fonthill Abbey was a brainchild of William Thomas Beckford, son of wealthy .... " The Life of William Beckford" (London: Oxford University Press - Humprhey ...
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Beckford was also influenced by similar works from the French writer Voltaire. ... William Beckford wrote Vathek in French in 1782, when he was 21. ..... British and Irish Authors Cambridge University Press,, 1985 ISBN 052127804X, (p.1).
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A captivating hybrid of Gothic, oriental, and satiric fiction, Vathek documents the fall of Vathek, whose obsessive quest for knowledge, pleasure and power leads ...
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Vathek (1786), originally written in French, remains one of the strangest eighteenth-century novels and one of the most difficult to classify. Perverse and ...
William Beckford by Perry Gauci - Yale University Press
This first-ever biography of William Beckford provides a unique look at eighteenth -century British history from the perspective of the colonies. Even in his own ...
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Miscellaneous writer, only son of William B., Lord Mayor of London, the associate and supporter of John Wilkes, inherited at the age of 9 an enormous fortune.
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In an earlier note on this blog, I had attempted to remember a solitary 'symbolist' writer who had a remarkable castle, or home, and who was eccentric, etc, in the hopes that some echo in the service of contextualization might be had by such, but I chose the wrong artist. It was William Beckford who I had thought to mention.
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Photo by Annette Lloyd Thomas,2003 William Beckford has been described as a profligate art collector and writer. His best known work is Vathek a Gothic novel first published in 1786 in French.
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