OCTAVE FEUILLET (1821-1890), French novelist and dramatist, was born at Saint-LO, Manche, on the I i th of August 1821.
HERBERT GEORGE WELLS (1866-), English novelist was born at Bromley, Kent, on the 21st of September 1866, the son of Joseph Wells, a professional cricketer.
He marks the period of transition to the younger generation of writers, in the forefront of whom stands the poet and novelist Hachar, who revolutionized the conception of Czech patriotism and is famous for his historical glosses.
No Icelandic novelist has as yet equalled Jon Thoroddsen (1819-1868).
M.), See Emile Zola, Novelist and Reformer (1904), giving a full account of his life and work, by E.
ROBERT LEWIS BALFOUR STEVENSON (1850-1894), British essayist, novelist and poet, was the only child of Thomas Stevenson, civil engineer, and his wife, Margaret Isabella Balfour.
The best novelist of the time was Emilie Flygare-Carlen (1807-1892).
Eger was the birthplace of the novelist and playwright Braun von Braunthal (1802-1866).
But by far the most prolific and talented novelist that Hungary can boast of is Maurus Jokai (q.v.), whose power of imagination and brilliancy of style, no less than his true representations of Hungarian life and character, have earned for him a European reputation.
Remarkable sketches of Galician life are to be found in the works of the German novelist Sacher-Masoch (1835-1895).