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A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

Author: Tom Bevan

Author: Tom Bevan (1868–1937)

Biography: Tom Bevan was born in 1868 in Risca, Wales. He attended Sir Tomas Rich's School, Gloucester, and St. Paul's College, Cheltenham, before becoming a schoolmaster in Hertfordshire. He married and the couple had several children. To add to his income, Bevan wrote several novels, most boys' fiction. He died in 1937.

References: British Census (1901, 1911)

Fiction Titles:

  1. The Thane of the Dean: A Tale of the Time of the Conqueror.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1899.
  2. Dick Dale, the Colonial Scout: A Tale of the Transvaal War of 1899-1900.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1900.
  3. A Lion of Wessex: or, How Saxon Fought Dane.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1901.