Thomas Mayne Reid





Thomas Mayne Reid

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born
in Ballyroney, Ireland
April 04, 1818

died
October 22, 1883

gender
male

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Lord Byron


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"Captain" Reid wrote many adventure novels akin to those written by Frederick Marryat and Robert Louis Stevenson. He was a great admirer of Lord Byron. These novels contain action that takes place primarily in untamed settings: the American West, Mexico, South Africa, the Himalayas, and Jamaica.


Average rating: 4.00 · 6,299 ratings · 77 reviews · 127 distinct works · Similar authors
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 4,489 ratings — published 1865 — 47 editions
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Osceola the Seminole: The R...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 463 ratings — published 1875 — 19 editions
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The Quadroon
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 263 ratings — published 1856 — 24 editions
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The White Gauntlet
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 238 ratings — published 1864 — 11 editions
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The White Chief
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 192 ratings — published 1855 — 34 editions
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The Scalp Hunters
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 109 ratings — published 1860 — 27 editions
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The Cliff Climbers
3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 1853 — 15 editions
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The Plant Hunters: Adventur...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 1858 — 14 editions
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The Boy Hunters or Adventur...
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1853 — 15 editions
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The Wild Huntress
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1861 — 10 editions
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