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Mark Lemon

(1809—1870) magazine editor and playwright


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(1809–70),

a founder and first editor of Punch, from 1841 until his death. He wrote prolifically for the stage, and collaborated with Dickens in Mr Nightingale's Diary (1851), a one‐act farce with both authors in the cast.

Subjects: Literature.


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