"Sir Sidney Lee's life of the poet"

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Sir Sidney Lee (1859-1926) was a biographer and critic.

He worked on the Dictionary of National Biography alongside Virginia Woolf's father, Sir Leslie Stephen, and succeeded him as editor in 1891.

His biography of Shakespeare, Life of William Shakespeare, was published in 1898.