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The Airy Prince

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Title:The Airy Prince
Author:
Baxter, Arthur Beverley   
(1 of 3 for author by title)
Mr. Craighouse of New York, Satirist
Illustrator:
Dinsmore, E. J. (Edward Jackson)   
(1 of 18 for author by title)
The Alabaster Box
Published:   1919
Publisher:Maclean's
Tags:Canadiana, fiction, short story, war, World War I
Description:

A WW I British fighter pilot lands his damaged Camel and enters into the life of a ingenuous young French girl. She had never been out of her little village since joining her gruff and coarse uncle. Her only escape has been reading romantic fantasies, but when her "Airy Prince" flies her to London for a whirlwind visit, she sees a glimpse of a greater world and has a hope that her pilot beau will return the next year. [Suggest a different description.]

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Author Bio for Baxter, Arthur Beverley

Arthur Beverley Baxter (1891-1964) was a Canadian writer and politician. He served in the Canadian army in World War I from 1915 to 1918. After the war he stayed in England and got a job with Lord Beaverbrook's (a fellow Canadian) Sunday Express. He eventually became editor of the paper. In 1935 he ran for the British parliament and was elected. He remained in parliament until his death 29 years later. During his life he wrote four novels, two autobiographies and several short stories. (Macmillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography)

Author Bio for Dinsmore, E. J. (Edward Jackson)

E. J. (Edward Jackson) Dinsmore (1885-1936) was a Canadian artist and illustrator. He was a frequent contributor to MacLean's Magazine in the 1920's and 1930's.

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