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Sir Walter Besant was a novelist and historian from London His sister in law was Annie Besant The son of a merchant, he was born in Portsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire and attended school at St Paul s, Southsea, Stockwell Grammar, London and King s College London In 1855, he was admitted as a pensioner to Christ s College, Cambridge, where he graduated in 1859 as 18th wrangler After a year as Mathe
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