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British Writers: D - G

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  • John Henry Gurney, Sr (1819 - 1890)
    Sandys B. Foster; The pedigree of Birkbeck of Mallerstang and Settle, Braithwaite of Kendal, Benson of Stang End ; Printed by W.H. and L. Collingridge; 1890; page 93 (1) Wikipedia contributors. " Joh...
  • Sir Ernest Arthur Gowers (1880 - 1966)
    Sir Ernest Arthur Gowers GCB GBE is best remembered for his book Plain Words , first published in 1948, and for his revision of Fowler's Modern English Usage . Before making his name as an author he ha...
  • Stella Dorothea Gibbons (1902 - 1989)
    Stella Dorothea Gibbons (5 January 1902 – 19 December 1989) was an English author, journalist, and poet. She established her reputation with her first novel, Cold Comfort Farm (1932) which has been r...
  • Ford Madox Ford (1873 - 1939)
    Ford Madox Ford (born Ford Hermann Hueffer) 17 December 1873 – 26 June 1939) was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instr...
  • Colin Dexter (1930 - 2017)
    Norman Colin Dexter (Aka Colin Dexter) From Wikipedia: Norman Colin Dexter, OBE (29 September 1930 – 21 March 2017), better known as Colin Dexter, was an English crime writer known for his Inspecto...

British Writers: D - G

This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources.

Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

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