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Hervey Allen (1889-1949)

Stuart E. Knee

Hervey Allen (1889-1949)

a literary historian in America

by Stuart E. Knee

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Allen, Hervey, 1889-1949.,
  • Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Historical fiction, American -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStuart E. Knee.
    SeriesStudies in the historical novel ;, v. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3501.L5 Z76 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 496 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages496
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2379197M
    ISBN 100889462321
    LC Control Number87007697

    Brigadier Allan Lawrence Mallinson (born 6 February ) is an English author and retired British Army officer.. Mallinson is best known for writing a series of novels chronicling the (fictional) life of Matthew Hervey, an officer serving in the (fictional) British 6th Light Dragoons from the late Napoleonic Wars through subsequent colonial conflicts in India, North America and South ion: St Chad's College in Durham. The poem first appeared in the North American Review in and in "Wampun and Old Gold", Allen's first book, in The Blindman Prize, award by the Poetry Society of .

    Considered by many to be the finest American combat memoir of the First World War, Hervey Allens Toward the Flame vividly chronicles the experiences of the Twenty-eighth Division in the summer of Made up primarily of Pennsylvania National Guardsmen, the Twenty-eighth Division saw extensive action on the Western Front/5.   "Anthony Adverse will lay hold upon a vast multitude of readers and grip them fast by its fascinations. For it is a living book; if vibrates; it sings itself into the very marrow of the bones."- Paul Jordan Smith in The Los Angeles your heart's desire in Anthony Adverse. It is a Brand: Ishi Press.

      Hervey Allen is my kind of writer! "Hervey who?," you might ask. And I would tell you HERVEY ALLEN, born William Hervey Allen, Jr. Dec. 8, in Pittsburgh, PA and died Dec. 28, in Coconut Grove, FL, an extremely gifted literary tour de force of prose and poetry in the 20's, 30's and 40's,obscure today, and hopefully reborn : Hervey Allen. Author Hervey Allen was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in He attended the United States Naval Academy as a Midshipman from , and later served as a Lieutenant with the Army during World War I. His true passion, however, was the written word, though it wasn’t until a few years after his military service that he committed his passion to the page.


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