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

Howard Pyle (1853–1911)

Pyle, Howard. An American illustrator and author; born at Wilmington, DE, March 5, 1853; died at Florence, Italy, Nov. 9, 1911. For many years he was an illustrator for Harper’s periodicals, and later became popular as a writer, chiefly of juvenile literature. His works include: ‘Within the Capes’ (1885), a novel; ‘Pepper and Salt’ (1887); ‘Otto of the Silver Hand’ (1888); ‘Buccaneers and Marooners of America’ (1891); ‘Jack Ballister’s Fortunes’; ‘Stolen Treasure.’