A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature/Henty, George Alfred

Henty, George Alfred (1832-1902). -- Boys' novelist, wrote over 80 books for boys, which had great popularity. Among them are By England's Aid, Dash for Khartoum, Facing Death, In Freedom's Cause, Out on the Pampas, etc., all full of adventure and interest, and conveying information as well as amusement.