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Basso, Joseph Hamilton

Born: 1904 AD
Died: 1964 AD, at 60 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Journalist, Novelists


Hamilton Basso was an American novelist and journalist.


He was an associate editor at The New Yorker.


1954 - Pompey's Head, a story of a New York attorney who returns to his southern home to investigate a mystery around a famous writer, bestseller lists.


1960 - Novel The Light Infantry Ball, a prequel to The View from Pompey's Head, was a finalist for the National Book Award.


1964 - Hamilton Basso died 13th of May.



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