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Frederick Marryat

Portrait by John Simpson, 1826
Born (1792-07-10)10 July 1792
Westminster, London, Great Britain
Died 9 August 1848(1848-08-09) (aged 56)
Langham, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Occupation Royal Navy officer, writer, novelist
Nationality British
Period 19th century
Genre Sea stories and children’s literature

It's just six of one and half-a-dozen of the other.
I would rather write for the instruction, or even the amusement of the poor than for the amusement of the rich.
Frederick Marryat