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us: Blackwood, Algernon, 1869-1951

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Algernon Henry
  • Variants

    • us: Blackwood, Algernon Henry, 1869-1951
    • us: Blėkvud, Ėldzhernon
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Kent (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Edinburgh
        • Organization: (naf) Ghost Club (London, England)
        • Organization: (naf) Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Ghost stories
          (lcsh) Horror tales
            (lcsh) Gothic fiction (Literary genre)
              (lcsh) Paranormal fiction
                (lcsh) Fiction
                  (lcsh) Short stories
                    (lcsh) Drama
                      (lcsh) Children's literature
                    • Occupation

                        (lcsh) Novelists
                          (lcsh) Authors
                            (lcsh) Dramatists
                        • Sources

                          • found: His Jimbo, a fantasy, 1909.
                          • found: The complete John Silence stories, 1997: CIP t.p. (Algernon Blackwood) introd. (Algernon Henry Blackwood)
                          • found: The doll, and one other, 1945: title page (Algernon Blackwood)
                          • found: Contemporary authors online, March 20, 2014: entry for Algernon Blackwood (born March 14, 1869 in Kent, United Kingdom; died December 10, 1951 in London, United Kingdom; writer of short stories, novels, plays, and juvenile literature; attended Wellington College and Edinburgh University)
                          • found: Merriam Webster's biographical dictionary online, March 20, 2014: entry for Algernon Henry Blackwood (English novelist; author of novels and tales of occult and supernatural)
                          • found: St. James guide to horror, ghost & gothic writers, 1998: pages 59-62 (Algernon (Henry) Blackwood; ghost-story writer; writer of gothic tales; wrote for or about children; the most powerfully original voice in supernatural fiction)
                          • found: Wikipedia, March 20, 2014: entry for Algernon Blackwood (member of The Ghost Club, Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn)
                          • found: Ognennai͡a Nemezida, 2014: t.p. (Ėldzhernon Blėkvud)
                        • LC Classification

                          • PR6003.L3
                        • Change Notes

                          • 1980-03-27: new
                          • 2015-05-27: revised
                        • Alternate Formats