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Davie, Donald Alfredlocked

(1922–1995)
  • Neil Powell

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Davie, Donald Alfred (1922–1995), poet and literary critic, was born on 17 July 1922 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, the son of George Davie (d. 1965), a shopkeeper and deacon of the local Baptist chapel, and his wife, Alice, née Sugden (d. 1968)...

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