Home  »  library  »  BIOS  »  George Alfred Henty (1832–1902)

C.D. Warner, et al., comp.
The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

George Alfred Henty (1832–1902)

Henty, George Alfred. A popular English novelist and writer for boys; born at Trumpington, Cambridgeshire, Dec. 8, 1832; died at Weymouth, Nov. 16, 1902. A voluminous writer, among his best works are: ‘The Young Franc-Tireurs’ (1871); ‘Winning his Spurs’ (1882); ‘Facing Death’ (1882); ‘The Lion of St. Mark’s’ (1888); and many others.