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George Selden

(1929—1989)


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(1929–1989), American author, biographer, and playwright, born in Hartford, Connecticut, as George Selden Thompson. After graduating from Yale University, he spent a year in Italy on a Fulbright scholarship. In 1952 Selden began his career as a freelance writer in New York and wrote several plays before he began writing children's books.

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From The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.


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