Talbot Baines Reed


Born
in The United Kingdom
April 03, 1852

Died
November 28, 1893

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Talbot Baines Reed (3 April 1852 – 28 November 1893) was an English writer of boys' fiction who established a genre of school stories that endured into the second half of the 20th century. Among his best-known work is The Fifth Form at St. Dominic's. He was a regular and prolific contributor to The Boy's Own Paper (B.O.P.), in which most of his fiction first appeared. Through his family's business, Reed became a prominent typefounder, and wrote a classic History of the Old English Letter Foundries.

Average rating: 3.75 · 119 ratings · 17 reviews · 28 distinct works
The Fifth Form at St. Domin...

3.71 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 1887 — 18 editions
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A Dog with a Bad Name

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The Willoughby Captains

4.50 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1887 — 25 editions
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The Adventures of a Three-G...

3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1883 — 22 editions
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Roger Ingleton, Minor

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1891 — 15 editions
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Tom, Dick And Harry

4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2007 — 18 editions
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The Cock-House at Fellsgarth

3.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1891
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Boycotted And Other Stories

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2007 — 18 editions
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Parkhurst Boys, and Other S...

4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2007 — 15 editions
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Kilgorman

3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2007 — 21 editions
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