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William Ralph Inge

(1860—1954) dean of St Paul's and writer


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(1860–1954),

dean of St Paul's 1911–34, dubbed ‘the gloomy dean’ for his pessimistic views on democracy, progress, education, etc. published in articles for the Evening Standard. He also published diaries, memoirs, and many volumes on religion, politics, and philosophy.

Subjects: Literature.


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