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Collier, John Henry Noyeslocked

(1901–1980)
  • Matthew McFall

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Collier, John Henry Noyes (1901–1980), writer, was born on 3 May 1901 at 23 St Lawrence Road, Brixton, London, to John George Collier (1852–1939), a commercial clerk, and Emily Mary, née Noyes (1865–1939), a kindergarten teacher. He had no formal schooling besides a brief spell at preparatory school; his mother and his paternal uncle, ...

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