"(1855 Wynberg -1925 Rondebosch) Journalist and author. Glanville was from a settler family, and went to school at St Andrew's College in Grahamstown. In 1870, Glanville and his father established a newspaper in Kimberley. Later Glanville and his brother edited a weekly publication entitled South African Empire in London. In 1879 Glanville returned to South Africa as a war correspondent for the Daily Chronicle during the Zulu War. He went back to England where he became assistant editor of the Daily Telegraph, and again returned to South Africa in 1903 to become editor of the Cape Argus. Glanville later became assistant editor of the Bulawayo Chronicle and then The Star. He was the author of travel information publications entitled The South African Goldfields (1888) and Guide to South Africa (1890), as well as novels and short stories of romance and adventure. Glanville's output was prolific, and included Among the Cape Kaffirs (1888, romance), The Lost Heiress (1891), The Fossicker: A Romance of Mashonaland (1892), A fair colonist (1894), The golden rock (1895, novel), Kloof Yarns (1896), Tales from the Vein (1897), The kloof bride (1898), John Ames, native commissioner: a romance of the Matabele rising (1899), The Despatch Rider (1900), The lost regiment (1901), Max Thornton (1901), The commandant (1902), A beautiful rebel (1902), The Inca's treasure (1902), The Diamond Seekers (1903), In search of the Okapi: a story of adventure in Central Africa (1904), A Rough Reformer (1905), The hunter: a story of Bushman life (1927)"