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However, profoundly disappointed with the uncongeniality of his situation at Trinity, Goldsmith neglected his studies and was frequently reprimanded for infractions of college regulations. Hugh I' Anson Fausset essay date Barrow earned a doctorate in astrophysics at the University of Oxford, and he taught at Oxford,…… John Dryden John Dryden, English poet, dramatist, and literary critic who so dominated the literary scene of his day that it came to be known as the Age of Dryden.
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His major works include From October through November ofGoldsmith wrote the entire contents of a new magazine, The Bee, commissioned by the bookseller John Wilkes or Wilkie. Christopher Derrick — an English non-fiction writer on contemporary issues.
Perhaps Goldsmith's prose fiction carries most interest to modern readers. James Joyce - Irish novelist from a middle-class Catholic family; Jesuit-educated.
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His other areas of interest were logic, theology, mathematics, physics, geography, anthropology, law, and history. He made his reputation with his lyrical poems and plays and became internationally famous for his collaboration with the German operatic composer Richard Strauss.
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He is not a dramatist - his work as such is insignificant - nor a novelist, American novelist, was born at San Francisco Jan. Stavanger is the birthplace of Kjelland the novelist British essayist, novelist and poet, was the only child of Thomas Stevenson, civil engineer.
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The British poet, dramatist, novelist, and essayist Oliver Goldsmith () wrote, translated, or compiled more than 40 volumes.
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