Arthur Machen

Novelist, Author

1863 – 1947

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Who was Arthur Machen?

Arthur Machen was a Welsh author and mystic of the 1890s and early 20th century. He is best known for his influential supernatural, fantasy, and horror fiction. His novella "The Great God Pan" has garnered a reputation as a classic of horror. He is also well known for his leading role in creating the legend of the Angels of Mons.

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Born
Mar 3, 1863
Caerleon
Also known as
  • Arthur Llewellyn Jones
  • Gervase Perrot
Profession
Education
  • Hereford Cathedral School
Lived in
  • Monmouthshire
Died
Dec 15, 1947
Beaconsfield

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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