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Munro, Hector Hugh [pseud. Saki]locked

(1870–1916)
  • Dominic Hibberd

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Munro, Hector Hugh [pseud. Saki] (1870–1916), short-story writer, was born on 18 December 1870 in Akyab, Burma, the youngest of the three children of Colonel Charles Augustus Munro (1844–1907), inspector-general of police in Burma, and Mary Frances Mercer (d. 1872). He was proud to belong to the ancient clan ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)