Stradling, Matthew

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Pseudonym of Irish author Martin Francis Mahony (1831-1882), whose "Cheap John's" Auction: A Narrative in Three Parts (1871 chap) recasts the Battle of Dorking scenario, in allegorical form; the resulting tale treats defeated Britain without much sympathy. [JC]

Martin Francis Mahony

born Cork, Ireland: 1831

died London: 3 April 1882

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