Author

A. E. W. Mason

A. E. W. Mason books and biography

Sponsored Links


Clementina


By A. E. W. Mason
Novels

Download Details Report

Share this Book!

Ensign Knightley And Other Stories


By A. E. W. Mason
Short Stories

Download Details Report

Share this Book!

Running Water

The Broken Road

The Philanderers


By A. E. W. Mason
Novels

Download Details Report

Share this Book!

Witness For The Defense


By A. E. W. Mason
Mystery

Download Details Report

Share this Book!
										   

A. E. W. Mason

A.E.W. Mason as a captain in The Manchester Regiment.
Enlarge
A.E.W. Mason as a captain in The Manchester Regiment.

Alfred Edward Woodley Mason (7 May 1865–22 November 1948) was a British author.

Mason was born in London. He studied at Dulwich College and graduated from Trinity College, Oxford in 1888.

His first novel, A Romance of Wastdale, was published in 1895. He is the author of more than twenty books, among them The Four Feathers, originally published in London in 1902. His next successful work was At The Villa Rose (1910), where he introduced his French detective, Hanaud.

Mason rose to the rank of major during the First World War serving with The Manchester Regiment and the Royal Marine Light Infantry. His military career included work in naval intelligence, serving in Spain and Mexico, where he set up counter-espionage networks on behalf of the British government.

His other well-known works include The House of the Arrow (1924), No Other Tiger (1927), The Prisoner in the Opal (1929) and Fire Over England (1937). He contributed a short story, The Conjurer, to The Queen's Book of the Red Cross.

He died in 1948 while working on a non-fiction book about Admiral Robert Blake.

External link

Wikisource
Wikisource has original works written by or about:
A. E. W. Mason
  • Works by A. E. W. Mason at Project Gutenberg


This article might use material from a Wikipedia article, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.



Convert any Books to Kobo

* Notice to all users: You can export our search engine to your blog, website, facebook or my space.

message of the week Message of The Week

Bookyards Facebook, Tumblr, Blog, and Twitter sites are now active. For updates, free ebooks, and for commentary on current news and events on all things books, please go to the following:

Bookyards at Facebook

Bookyards at Twitter

Bookyards at Pinterest

Bookyards at Tumblr

Bookyards blog


message of the daySponsored Links