Pemberton, Max, 1863-1950

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Sir Max Pemberton, English editor and novelist, was born in Warwickshire, educated at Cambridge, and later studied law. He edited Chums, a magazine for boys, 1892-1893, and wrote for Cassell's magazine and the Daily mail. He produced more than sixty books, including mysteries, adventure stories, romances, and history. With his friend, Alfred Harmsworth, later Lord Northcliffe, he founded the London School of Journalism.

From the description of Max Pemberton letter to My dear Ward, 1896 Jan. 14. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 61113027

British historical writer and editor. Founded London school of Journalism.

From the description of Letter to "Waekes", n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 63109832

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Novelists, English--20th century--Correspondence
Novelists, English--19th century--Correspondence
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Periodical editors--correspondence
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Birth 1863-06-19

Death 1950-02-22

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