Arnold, Matthew

Born: 
1822
Died: 
1888
Forenames: 
Matthew
Surname: 
Arnold
Poet and critic. FH says he was "a delightful companion, full of quaint fancies and willing, usually, to laugh at himself". FH was disappointed in Arnold's prudish dislike of "free" language in literature, but still calls him "the most perfect man of letters I had ever met".
Sources: 
LL