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Frank Gellett Burgess
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1866
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1951
Monterey County
California, USA

He was an artist, art critic, poet, author and humorist. An important figure in the San Francisco Bay Area literary renaissance of the 1890s, particularly through his iconoclastic little magazine, The Lark, he is best known as a writer of nonsense verse. He was the author of the popular Goops books, and he invented the blurb.

He was married to Estelle Loomis in 1914.
Maintained by: Ron West
Originally Created by: Sean Kangan
Record added: Aug 19, 2012
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Frank Gellett Burgess
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