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Leavis, Frank Raymondlocked

(1895–1978)
  • Ian MacKillop

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Leavis, Frank Raymond (1895–1978), literary critic, was born on 14 July 1895 at 64 Mill Road, Cambridge, the second of three children and elder son of Harry Leavis (1862–1921) and Kate Sarah Moore (1874–1929), both of whom had East Anglian rural origins. Harry Leavis...

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