De Sélincourt, Hugh, 1878-1951

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Hugh De Sélincourt was born in London and educated at Oxford. He became a journalist, serving as drama critic and literary critic for various London newspapers. He wrote several plays, but is best remembered for his adventure novels. He was a devoted cricket fan, and wrote two novels that revolve around the game; he also played cricket with several literary friends, including P.G. Wodehouse.

From the description of The high adventure, circa 1908. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 71802325

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referencedIn Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966. Papers 1761-1995. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Margaret Sanger Papers MS 138., 1761-1995, 1900-1966 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn Margaret Sanger Papers, 1900-1966, (bulk 1928-1940) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Margaret Sanger papers, 1917-1959. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966. Margaret Sanger papers, 1917-1959. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966. Papers, 1917-1956. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf De Sélincourt, Hugh, 1878-1951. The high adventure, circa 1908. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966. Margaret Sanger papers, 1900-1966 (bulk 1928-1940). Library of Congress
referencedIn Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963. Papers, 1880-1984. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Madeleine Zabriskie Doty Papers MS 49., 1880-1984 Sophia Smith Collection
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Birth 1878-06-15

Death 1951-01-20

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