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Bryan Walter Guinness

(1905—1992) poet and novelist


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(1905–1992), man of letters. Born in Dublin into the brewing family, educated at Eton and Oxford. His plays include The Fragrant Concubine (1938); amongst his collection of verse are Reflexions (1947), The Rose in the Tree (1964), and The Clock (1973). His novels include Singing out of Tune (1933), and The Giant's Eye (1964). Potpourri (1982) is a memoir.

From The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.


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