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Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education. 1249 words.

Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth (23 September 1848–04 October 1895), author and educator, was born in Fredriksvaern, Norway, the son of Sarolf Boyesen, a mathematics instructor in the naval academy...

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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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Schorer, Mark

John Henry Raleigh.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biographical Studies; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Education. 848 words.

Schorer, Mark (17 May 1908–11 August 1977), professor of English and man of letters, was born in Sauk City, Wisconsin, the son of William Carl Schorer, a manufacturer, and Anna Walser. His...

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Sebald, Winfried Georg Maximilian [Max] (1944–2001), writer and scholar of literature in German

Michael Robinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education. 1945 words.

Sebald, Winfried Georg Maximilian [Max] (1944–2001), writer and scholar of literature in German, was born on 18 May 1944 in Wertach im Allgäu, Bavaria, the only son in the family of four...

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Smith, Logan Pearsall

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1105 words.

Smith, Logan Pearsall (18 October 1865–02 March 1946), essayist, philologist, and critic, was born Lloyd Logan Pearsall Smith in Millville, New Jersey, the son of Robert Pearsall Smith, a...

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Stewart, John Innes Mackintosh [pseud. Michael Innes] (1906–1994), literary scholar and novelist

R. F. S. Hamer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education. 1440 words.

Stewart, John Innes Mackintosh [pseud. Michael Innes] (1906–1994), literary scholar and novelist, was born on 30 September 1906 in Edinburgh, the only child of John Stewart (1866–1947),...

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Warren, Robert Penn

Charles Bohner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Education. 1951 words.

Warren, Robert Penn (24 April 1905–15 September 1989), author and educator, was born in Guthrie, Kentucky, the son of Robert Franklin Warren, a businessman, and Anna Ruth Penn, a...

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Williams, Raymond Henry (1921–1988), literary scholar and novelist

Dai Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education. 1231 words.

Williams, Raymond Henry (1921–1988), literary scholar and novelist, was born on 31 August 1921 in Pandy, near Abergavenny, the only child of Henry Joseph Williams, railway signalman, of...

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