Fifty Years in the Fiction Factory. The Working Life of Herbert Allingham

Julia
Jones

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Jones
Julia
Fifty Years in the Fiction Factory. The Working Life of Herbert Allingham
IForeword by Jenny Hartley. llustrated. xii, 388 pp
8vo
[Pleshey, near Chelmsford, Essex]
Golden Duck
2012
First edition
Wrappers. As New
310724
$25

Biography of Herbert Allingham (1867-1936), “a man who wrote for the millions”. One of his daughters was novelist Margery Allingham, whose novel Tiger in the Smoke includes a fictionalized portrait of him Fascinating look at British popular literature