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Saville, (Leonard) Malcolm (1901–1982), children's author

Stephen F. Bigger

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

ISBN: 9780195146561
Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Saville, (Leonard) Malcolm (1901–1982), children's author

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Saville, (Leonard) Malcolm (1901–1982), children's author, was born at 18 Alpine Road, Hastings, Sussex, on 21 February 1901, the son of Ernest Vivian Saville (1874–1924), bookseller, and his wife, Fanny Ethel, née Hayes (1873–1937). His grandparents had been Congregationalist missionaries: the initials LMS were a tribute to the ...

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