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Burgos, Julia de

Rafael Ocasio.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Ethnic Politics. 1047 words.

Burgos, Julia de (17 February 1914–04 August 1953), poet and activist, was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico, the daughter of Francisco Burgos Hans, a member of the National Guard, and Paula...

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Davies, (William Thomas) Pennar (1911–1996), poet, novelist, and Welsh nationalist

D. Densil Morgan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Ethnic Politics; Literature. 1742 words.

Davies, (William Thomas) Pennar (1911–1996), poet, novelist, and Welsh nationalist, was born in Mountain Ash, Glamorgan, on 12 November 1911, the eldest of four children and only son of...

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Davis, Francis [pseud. the Belfast Man] (1810–1885), poet and Young Irelander

Brigitte Anton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethnic Politics; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 1179 words.

Davis, Francis [pseud. the Belfast Man] (1810–1885), poet and Young Irelander, was born at Ballincollig military station, co. Cork, on 7 March 1810, the son of Francis Davis (d. c.1825), a...

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Dugdale [née Balfour], Blanche Elizabeth Campbell (1880–1948), author and Zionist

Clayre Percy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics; Literature. 1418 words.

Dugdale [née Balfour], Blanche Elizabeth Campbell (1880–1948), author and Zionist, was born on 23 May 1880 at 32 Addison Road, Holland Park, London. Generally known as Baffy, she was the...

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Flower, Richard

Paul David Nelson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); World History; Ethnic Politics. 671 words.

Flower, Richard (1761–02 September 1829), reformer and Illinois pioneer, was born in England, probably in Hertfordshire, the son of George Flower, a prosperous tradesman. His mother’s name...

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Frazer [Fraser], John (c. 1809–1852), poet and Irish nationalist

Warwick Gould.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethnic Politics; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 823 words.

Frazer [Fraser], John (c. 1809–1852), poet and Irish nationalist, was born in Birr, King's county, but almost nothing is known of his parentage or early life. A protestant of Huguenot and...

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Harris, Thomas Lake

Mary Farrell Bednarowski.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Ethnic Politics. 1356 words.

Harris, Thomas Lake (15 May 1823–23 March 1906), poet, writer, and founder of a religious community, was born in Fenny Stratford, England, the son of Thomas Harris, a grocer and auctioneer,...

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Lewis, (John) Saunders (1893–1985), writer and a founder of the Welsh Nationalist Party

Harri Pritchard-Jones.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethnic Politics; Literature. 2893 words.

Lewis, (John) Saunders (1893–1985), writer and a founder of the Welsh Nationalist Party, was born on 15 October 1893 at 61 Falkland Road, Poulton-cum-Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire, the...

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Lewisohn, Ludwig

Stanley F. Chyet.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Ethnic Politics; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1107 words.

Lewisohn, Ludwig (30 May 1883–31 December 1955), writer and translator, was born to acculturated Jewish parents, Minna Eloesser and Jacques Lewisohn, in Berlin. His father, a ne’er-do-well...

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MacCarthy, Denis Florence (1817–1882), Young Irelander and poet

Brigitte Anton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethnic Politics; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 1141 words.

MacCarthy, Denis Florence (1817–1882), Young Irelander and poet, was born at 24 Lower Sackville Street, Dublin, on 26 May 1817, the son of John (1786/7–1857) and Sarah MacCarthy...

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