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Bentley, Edmund Clerihew

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Born: 1875 AD
Died: 1956 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Journalist, Novelists, Poets

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English novelist and humorist


1875 - Born on the 10th of July in London.

 

Worked as a journalist on several newspapers, including the Daily Telegraph.

 

1905 - Published collection of poetry, titled Biography for Beginners, popularized the clerihew form.

 

1913 - Wrote a novel, Trent's Last Case.

 

1936 -He wrote a sequel, Trent's Own Case.

 

1956 - Bentley died 30th of March.

 

 

 


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