Arnold Bennett was an English writer, primarily of fiction, but also of journalism, propaganda, and film. He refused a knighthood in 1918.

Full Name Enoch Arnold Bennett
Who writer
Birth Date May 27, 1867
Death Date March 27, 1931
Country England
Born Hanley, Staffordshire, England, UK
Died London, England, UK
Cause of Death typhoid fever
Education University of London
Father Enoch Bennett
Mother Sarah Ann Longson

unnamed French-born woman

Dorothy Cheston

Children Virginia Bennett Eldin


Bennett was encouraged to start writing by Max Aitken, Lord Beaverbrook.

Virginia Woolf was a vocal critic of Bennett's work, calling him too traditional.

Bennett collaborated with Eden Phillpotts.

How Added - Through collaborator Eden Phillpotts, who was added via his friend Agatha Christie.

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