Henry Canova Vollam Morton FRSL (known as H. V. Morton), (26 July 1892 – 18 June 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England. He was best known for his prolific and popular books on London, Great Britain and the Holy Land. He first achieved fame in 1923 when, while working for the Daily Express, he scooped the official Times correspondent during the coverage of the opening of the Tomb of Tutankhamun by Howard Carter in Egypt.

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  • Henry Canova Vollam Morton FRSL (known as H. V. Morton), (26 July 1892 – 18 June 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England. He was best known for his prolific and popular books on London, Great Britain and the Holy Land. He first achieved fame in 1923 when, while working for the Daily Express, he scooped the official Times correspondent during the coverage of the opening of the Tomb of Tutankhamun by Howard Carter in Egypt. (en)
  • Ге́нри Канова Воллам Мортон (англ. Henry Canova Vollam Morton) родился 25 июля 1892 года в Эштоне-андер-Лайне, в семье журналиста, редактора «Бирмингем мейл». (ru)
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  • In Search of... series
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  • Dorothy Vaughton
  • Violet Mary Muskett
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  • British journalist and writer (en)
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  • Henry Canova Vollam Morton FRSL (known as H. V. Morton), (26 July 1892 – 18 June 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England. He was best known for his prolific and popular books on London, Great Britain and the Holy Land. He first achieved fame in 1923 when, while working for the Daily Express, he scooped the official Times correspondent during the coverage of the opening of the Tomb of Tutankhamun by Howard Carter in Egypt. (en)
  • Ге́нри Канова Воллам Мортон (англ. Henry Canova Vollam Morton) родился 25 июля 1892 года в Эштоне-андер-Лайне, в семье журналиста, редактора «Бирмингем мейл». (ru)
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  • Воллам, Генри Мортон (ru)
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