At the Circulating Library Author Information: George Edwin Roberts

Author: George Edwin Roberts (1831–1866)

Biography: George Edwin Roberts was born in Kidderminster, the son of a draper. On his father's death, he succeeded to the business. He was a gifted amateur naturalist and geologist who published several works on the subjects. In addition, he wrote several books for the young. He died suddenly at Christmas in 1865.

References: Gentleman's Magazine (March 1866)

Fiction Titles:

  1. Charley's Trip to the Black Mountain: A Story for Boys.  1 vol.  London: Joseph Masters, 1861.
  2. Snow-bound in Cleeberrie Grange: A Christmas Story.  1 vol.  London: Joseph Masters, 1861.