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Basil King

AKA William Benjamin Basil King

Born: 26-Feb-1859
Birthplace: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Died: 22-Jun-1928
Location of death: Cambridge, MA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Inner Shrine

Father: William King
Mother: Mary Anne Lucretia
Wife: Esther Manton Foote (m. 28-Jun-1883, one daughter)
Daughter: Penelope

    University: University of King's College, Nova Scotia (1881)

    Christ Church, Cambridge, MA Rector (1892-1900)
    Ordained 1884 (Anglican)

Author of books:
The Giant's Strength (1907, novel)
The Inner Shrine (1909, novel)
The Way Home (1914, novel)
The High Heart (1917, novel)
The Abolishing of Death (1919, novel)
The Conquest of Fear (1921, novel)
The Dust Flower (1922, novel)

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