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Fenn, George Manvillelocked

(1831–1909)
  • G. S. Boulger
  • , revised by Guy Arnold

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Fenn, George Manville (1831–1909), novelist, born in Pimlico, London, on 3 January 1831, was the third child and the eldest of three sons of Ann Louisa and Charles Fenn, a butler. Mainly self-educated (he taught himself French, German, and Italian) due to family misfortunes when he was eleven, ...

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