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Aiken, Joan Delanolocked

(1924–2004)
  • Julia Eccleshare

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Aiken, Joan Delano (1924–2004), children's writer, was born on 4 September 1924 at Jeakes House, Mermaid Street, Rye, Sussex, the younger daughter and youngest of three children of Conrad Potter Aiken (1889–1973), an American Pulitzer prize-winning poet and writer, and his Canadian-born first wife, ...

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(1849–)