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Harris, Frank,

1856–1931, British-American author, b. Galway, Ireland. He studied at the Univ. of Kansas, became a U.S. citizen, and returning to England, edited successively a number of periodicals. A controversial figure in both his private life and his writings, he is primarily known for his scandalously frank and highly unreliable autobiography, My Life and Loves (3 vol., 1923–27), which was banned in the United States and England for many years. Much of his other work, such as his first novel, The Bomb (1908), shows a similar leaning toward eroticism. His biographical series Contemporary Portraits (1915–27), portraying such men as Shaw, Wells, Galsworthy, and Kipling, many of whom he knew, and his biography of Oscar Wilde (1916) reveal his facility for maliciousness and imaginative speculation. Among his other works are the volume of short stories, Montes the Matador (1900), and the novel Great Days (1913).
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FASCINATING TALE Frank Harris, far left, aboard a coastguard helicopter in 1987
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SHOWCASE: Lime Street station Willie, drawn by FRANK HARRIS
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. MANY readers got in touch to say how sad they were about Willie cartoonist Frank Harris' retirement.
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But now Willie's creator Frank Harris has decided to call it a day and hang up his pens and brushes.