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John George Edgar (1834–1864)

Edgar, John George. An English biographer and historian; born in 1834; died in 1864. He edited Every Boy’s Magazine and wrote: ‘The Boyhood of Great Men’ (1853); ‘Footprints of Famous Men’ (1853); ‘Crusades and Crusaders’ (1859); ‘Sea Kings and Naval Heroes’ (1860); ‘Cavaliers and Roundheads’ (1861).