At the Circulating Library Author Information: Brook John Knight
Author: Brook John Knight (1808–1878)
Alternate Name(s): Captain (rank)
Biography: Army officer and amateur cricketer who served with the Carabineers. Youngest son of Edward Austen Knight, the brother of novelist Jane Austen.
References: Reading Mercury (19 January 1878)
- The General's Daughter: A Novel. 3 vol. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1857.
- The Captain's Story: or, Jamaica Sixty Years Since. 1 vol. London: R. T. S., 1883.