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Robert Lewis Taylor

(1912—1998)


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(1912–),

the author of books on W. C. Fields, Churchill, and Carry Nation, has collected his numerous profiles from The New Yorker, and written several rollicking picaresque novels, including The Travels of Jamie McPheeters (1958, Pulitzer Prize), about a teenage boy en route to California in the gold rush, A Journey to Matecumbe (1961), and Two Roads to Guadalupé (1964).

Subjects: Literature.


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