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Powys, John Cowper (1872–1963), novelist and writer, was born on 8 October 1872 at the vicarage, Shirley, Derbyshire, the eldest of eleven children of the Revd Charles Francis Powys (1843–1923) and his wife, Mary Cowper (1849–1914), daughter of William Cowper Johnson, rector of ...

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