Entry updated 15 October 2019. Tagged: Author.
(1842-1924) US journalist and author whose career under his own name began before the American Civil War, and who also published as by M Quad, using this name mainly for his humorous work (most notably the Mr Bowser series) and adventure fiction. In Under Five Lakes; Or, the Cruise of the "Destroyer" (1886) as by M Quad a Lost World is discovered in a series of subterranean caverns under the Great Lakes (see Under the Sea) during the American Civil War. [JC]
Charles Bertrand Lewis
born Liverpool, Ohio: 15 February 1842
died New York: 21 August 1924
- Under Five Lakes; Or, the Cruise of the "Destroyer" (New York: George Munro, 1886) as by M Quad [in the publisher's The Seaside Library Pocket Edition series: pb/uncredited series design]
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