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Fawcett, Millicent Garrett (1847-1929) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millicent_Fawcett


Fearn, John (Francis) Russell (1908-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/fearn_john_russell


Fenn, G(eorge) Manville (1831-1909) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/fenn_george_manville


Finnemore, J(oseph) (1860-1939) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.com/2018/06/joseph-finnemore.html


Finnemore, John (E.) (1863-1915) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Finnemore_(born_1863)


Firth, Norman “Wesley” (1920-1949) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/firth_n_wesley


Fitzgerald, Kevin (Columba) (1902-1993) (stories)
Born in London of Irish parents.


Fleischman, A(lbert) S(idney) (1920-2010) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2010/03/sid-fleischman-1920-2010.html


Fletcher, J(oseph) S(mith) (1863-1935) (stories)
See gadetection.pbworks.com/w/page/7930591/Fletcher%2C%20JS


Flowerdew, Herbert (1866-1917) (stories)
Born in York.


Ford, Edsel (Bryant) (1893-1943) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edsel_Ford


Ford, T(homas) Murray (1854-1932) (stories)
English playwright; perhaps resident of Kenya.


Fox, Norman A(rnold) (1911-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_A._Fox


Frances, Stephen D(aniel) (1917-1989) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/frances_stephen


Francillon, R(obert) E(dward) (1841-1919) (stories)
Born in Gloucester, England, son of a county court judge; graduate of Cambridge University; studied law and called to the Bar in 1864, but turned instead to journalism, working for the Globe 1872-94.


Fraser, John Crawford (1875-?) (stories)
Born in the British Legation in Peking, China, the son of Mary (Emily) Crawford Fraser.


Fraser, Mary (Emily) Crawford [Mrs. Hugh Fraser] (1851-1922) (stories)
Born in Rome; lived also in Japan. Mother of John Crawford Fraser.


Freeman, Lewis R(ansome) (1878-?) (stories)
Writer, lecturer, explorer. Born in Genoa City, Wisconsin.


Freeman, William (1880-?) (stories)
Born in Hanwell, Middlesex; author, journalist and lecturer; founder, chairman and first London secretary of the Gilbert and Sullivan Society.


Friston, D(avid) H(enry) (1821-1906) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.com/2018/05/d-h-friston.html


Frost, Conrad ({c}1911-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/frost_conrad


Frost, Thomas (1821-1908) (stories)
Popular writer of working-class fiction; probably born in Croydon; later editor of various newspapers in Yorkshire.


Fry, Bertha (1883-?) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2008/08/bertha-fry-and-leonora-fry.html


Fryers, Austin; pseudonym of William Edward Clery (1861-1931) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/fryers_austin


Gale, Norman (Rowland) (1862-1942) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_Gale


Gale, Zona (1874-1938) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gale_zona


Gamlin, Lionel (James) (1903-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lionel_Gamlin


Gammon, David J(ohn) (1904-1996) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gammon_david


Ganpat; pseudonym of Martin Louis Alan Gompertz (1886-1951) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ganpat


Gardner, Erle Stanley (1889-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erle_Stanley_Gardner


Garnett, Edward (William) (1868-1937) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/garnett_edward


Garnett, Richard (1835-1906) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/garnett_richard


Garrett, Edmund H(enry) (fl. 1880s-1890s) (art)
See www.askart.com/artist/edmund_henry_garrett/29101/edmund_henry_garrett.aspx?stm=edmund%20h.%20g


Garvin, Viola Gerard (1898-1969) (stories)
See desturmobed.blogspot.com/2019/01/viola-gerard-garvin.html


Gaskell, [Mrs.] Elizabeth Cleghorn (Stevenson) (1810-1865) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in Chelea, London; lived in Manchester after marriage.


Gaunt, Arthur Nettleton (1906-1978) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2014/09/arthur-nettleton-gaunt.html


George, S(idney) C(harles) (1898-1985) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/george_s_c


Gerard, Francis (Edward M.) (1905-1966) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gerard_francis


Giberne, Agnes (1845-1939) (stories)
Born in India. Wrote many tracts and fiction for adults and children, as well as popular science books; lived in Eastbourne.


Gibney, (Edward) Somerville (1850-1911) (stories)
Born in Lincoln; died in Bayswater; solicitor, writer, cricketer and editor of Lodge’s Peerage.


Gibson, Walter B(rown) (1897-1985) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gibson_walter_b


Gilchrist, R(obert) Murray (1867-1917) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R._Murray_Gilchrist


Gillett, (Edward) Frank (1874-1927) (art)
See www.askart.com/askart/artist.aspx?artist=11103106


Gilligan, A(rthur) E(dward) R(obert) (1894-1976) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Gilligan


Gillilan, Strickland (W.) (1869-1954) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strickland_Gillilan


Gilson, [Major] Charles (James Louis) (1878-1943) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gilson_charles


Giolma, Frank ({c}1878-1968) (stories)
See www.victoriaheritagefoundation.ca/HReg/JamesB/Olympia35.html


Gleig, Charles (Henry Alfred) (1862-1945) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gleig_charles


Glossop, Reginald (1880-1955) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/glossop_reginald


Goddard, Norman (Molyneux) (1881-1917) (stories)
All titles were published anonymously by Amalgamated Press and feature Sexton Blake.


Godsell, Philip H(enry) (1889-1969) (stories)
Canadian writer; spent 20 years in Hudson’s Bay Company and wrote about his experiences.


Going, Charles Buxton (1863-1952) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Buxton_Going


Golding, Louis (1895-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/golding_louis


Goldsmith, Oliver (1728-1774) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oliver_Goldsmith


Gompertz, Martin Louis Alan (1886-1951) (stories)
English novelist, journalist, essayist. Long resident in India; became a General in the Indian Army. Died in Devon, England (?).


Gordon-Cumming, Constance F(rederica) (1837-1924) (stories) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constance_Gordon-Cumming


Gordon-Cumming, [Sir] William (Alexander Gordon) (1848-1930) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_William_Gordon-Cumming,_4th_Baronet


Goss, G(eoffrey) W(alter) (1901-?) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2017/07/g-w-goss.html


Gosse, [Sir] Edmund (William) (1849-1928) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gosse_edmund


Gould, [Sir] F(rancis) C(arruthers) (1844-1925) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Carruthers_Gould


Gould, Nat(haniel) (1857-1919) (stories)
Born in Manchester but moved to Australia in 1884 and was a reporter in Sydney, Brisbane and elswhere until 1894. Returned to England in 1895.


Gouldsbury, (Henry) Cullen (1881-1916) (stories)
See en.wikisource.org/wiki/Author:Cullen_Gouldsbury


Gowing, Sidney (David) (1877-1943) (stories)
Father of Barbara Kenwick Gowing Muir.


Grace, Dick [i.e., Richard Virgil Grace] (1898-?) (stories)
American aviator.


Grace, W(illiam) G(ilbert) (1848-1915) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._G._Grace


Graeme, Bruce; pseudonym of Bruce Graham Montague Jeffries (1900-1982) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/graeme_bruce


Grahame-White, Claude (1879-1959) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/grahame-white_claude


Grainger, Francis Edward (1854-1927) (stories)
Born in Suffolk and educated at Eton; a journalist turned writer.


Grant, James (1822-1887) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Grant_(author)


Grant, Maxwell; house pseudonym (fl. 1930s-1940s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/grant_maxwell


Grave, Chas. [i.e., Charles Grave] (1886-1944) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chas_Grave


Graves, Clotilde (Inez Augusta Mary) (1863-1932) (stories)
Born in Buttevant, County Cork, Ireland, daughter of an Irish army officer; studied art in Bloomsbury and settled in Hampstead; from 1837 was a journalist and writer of light plays and pantomimes; spent last years in a convent.


Graves, (Henry) Frederick (John) (1866-1945) (stories)
Surgeon, journalist and author born in Birmingham, England, and died in Kenilworth, Warwickshire.


Graves, Robert (Von Ranke) (1895-1985) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Graves


Graydon, Robert Murray (1890-1937) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania, son of William Murray Graydon; taken to live in England as a child.


Graydon, William Murray (1864-1946) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania; full-time writer, first in the U.S., and later, for most of his life, in England. Father of Robert Murray Graydon.


Greenbank, Anthony (Hunt) (1933- ) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/anthony-greenbank.html


Greene, Ward (Storrs) (1892-1956) (stories)
Born in Asheville, North Carolina; newspaperman; executive editor of King Features Syndicate; died in Havana, Cuba.


Greenup, J(oseph) (1891-1946) (art)
See discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/3984693f-9cb1-4f7a-a757-505a4a5f1fcb


Greenwood, A(ugustus) G(eorge) (1883-1956) (stories)
Born in London; died in Worthing, Sussex.


Gribble, Bernard F(inegan) (1872-1962) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B._F._Gribble


Gribble, Leonard (Reginald) (1908-1985) (stories)
Byline also frequently: Leonard R. Gribble.


Griffin, (Alfred) Sercombe (1878-1943) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/griffin_sercombe


Griffiths, [Major] Arthur (George Frederick) (1838-1908) (stories)
Born in India; after military service, joined the Prison Service, rising to Inspector of Prisons and a well-known penologist.


Griffiths, Maurice (1902-1997) (stories)
A noted yachtsman who wrote numerous books, mostly on yachting.


Guiney, Louise Imogen (1861-1920) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louise_Imogen_Guiney


Gull, C(yril Arthur Edward) Ranger (1876-1923) (stories)
Oxford graduate; journalist before becoming full-time writer.


Gunnis, Louis (James) (1864-1940) (art)
See ukcomics.wikia.com/wiki/Louis_Gunnis_(1864-1940)


Gurdon, J(ohn) E(verard) (1898-1973) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gurdon_j_e


Hadfield, Robert L(’Estrange) (1888-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hadfield_robert_l


Hagenbeck, Carl (1844-1913) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Hagenbeck


Haggard, [Sir] H(enry) Rider (1856-1925) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._Rider_Haggard


Haig, Douglas (, 1st Earl Haig) (1861-1928) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_Haig,_1st_Earl_Haig



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