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Garnett, David (1892-1981), writer and publisher

Frances Partridge

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/31138
Garnett, David (1892-1981), writer and publisher

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Garnett, David (1892-1981), writer and publisher, was born on 9 March 1892 at 40 Buckingham Place, Brighton, Sussex, the only child of Edward William Garnett (1868-1937), author and publisher's reader, of The Cearne, near Edenbridge, Kent, and his wife, Constance Clara Garnett (1861-1946), distinguished translator of Russian classics and the ...

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