Fawkes, Frank Attfield

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(1849-1941) UK industrialist and author, mostly of nonfiction, whose one sf novel, Marmaduke, Emperor of Europe: Being a Record of Some Strange Adventures in the Remarkable Career of a Political and Social Reformer Who Was Famous at the Commencement of the Twentieth Century (1895) as by X, is a Future War tale dominated by intrigues surrounding the complex triumph of a British reformer known as Marmaduke who proposes a European state, and after his (faked) death effectively becomes its ruler. [JC]

Frank Attfield Fawkes

born Camberwell, Surrey: 1849

died Cambridge, Cambridgeshire: 18 January 1941

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