Day: May 9, 2019

The Story About Arthur E Copping

Gotty and the Guv’nor by Arthur E. Copping. I purchased it and browse it nearly immediately. Arthur Edward Copping was born in Middlesex in 1865, the son of Rosa and Edward Copping, a journalist and author. They were, it seems, well-to-do but not rich. Sadly, Rosa died by the point Arthur was 15. There have been 5 children of the wedding, and they lived – along with two unmarried sisters of Rosa’s and a single servant – at 18 Lady Somerset Road, Camden. Certainly one of Arthur’s brothers, Harold, was to change into a guide illustrator and he was later to provide photos for several of Arthur’s books, though not for Gotty and The Guv’nor, Arthur’s first ebook.

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