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The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

Frank Norris (1870–1902)

Norris, Frank. An American novelist and journalist; born in Chicago in 1870; died at San Francisco, CA, Oct. 25, 1902. He was war correspondent for McClure’s Magazine during the Spanish-American war, and for the San Francisco Chronicle, in South Africa, during the Uitlander insurrection, 1895–96. Among his works are ‘McTeague’ (1897); ‘A Man’s Woman’ (1898); ‘The Octopus’ (1901); ‘The Pit’ (1903). (See Critical and Biographical Introduction).