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Galsworthy, John (1867-1933), novelist and playwright

Geoffrey Harvey

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198601746
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Galsworthy, John (1867-1933), novelist and playwright

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Galsworthy, John (1867-1933), novelist and playwright, was born at Parkfield, Kingston Hill, Surrey, on 14 August 1867, the second of the four children and eldest son of John Galsworthy (1817-1904), solicitor and company director, of Old Jewry, London, and Blanche Bailey (1837-1915), the daughter of Charles Bartleet, needle maker, of ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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