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Larkin, Philip Arthurlocked

(1922–1985)

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Larkin, Philip Arthur(1922–1985), poet, was born in Coventry 9 August 1922, the only son and younger child of Sydney Larkin, treasurer of Coventry, who was originally from Lichfield, and his wife, Eva Emily Day, of Epping. He was educated at King Henry VIII School, Coventry...

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