Characterized as an "eccentric literary man not without a spice of genius," William North was born in England and eventually settled in New York City (W. Rossetti 48-49).
Dunlop describes a copy of Poe's Eureka that was given by Dante Gabriel Rossetti to William North. Dunlop includes a letter from Rossetti's brother, William Michael Rossetti, verifying the authenticity of the inscription and describing William North. Dunlop also mentions a reference to North in Lippincott's Magazine.
McCann disputes the attribution of a poem to William North in Dunlop's article.
Dunlop references Scovel's article.
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