Harry Paget Flashman
Brigadier-General Sir Harry Paget Flashman VC KCB KCIE (5th May 1822-1915) is a bullying, debauched fictional character originally created by the author Thomas Hughes in Tom Brown's Schooldays (1857), and used as the basis of a series of historical novels by the 20th-century author George MacDonald Fraser.
- Flashman's Lady (1977)
- Flashman and the Redskins (1982)
- ...the fellow Will was on the floor but had a hold on Spring's ankle, which I thought was uncommon game of him, while my other captor had Spring around the neck. Even as I looked, Spring sent him flying and turned to stamp on Will's face -- those days in the Oriel combination room weren't wasted, thinks I...
- Flashman and the Dragon (1985)
- "When all other trusts fail, turn to Flashman." - Abraham Lincoln. (Quote appears on back cover, not in novel).
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