Author Information At the Circulating Library
Author: William Marshall (1831–1904)
Biography: Rev. William Marshall was born in 1831 in Richmond, Yorkshire. He attended St. Bees before taking orders in the Church of England. He served at St. Paul's in Manchester, Norton Malreward, and lastly at Idle near Bradford. In his spare time, he wrote three industrial-themed novels. He died in 1904.
References: Allibone; Briths Census (1881, 1901)