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Montgomery, (Robert) Bruce [pseud. Edmund Crispin]locked

(1921–1978)
  • David Whittle

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Montgomery, (Robert) Bruce [pseud. Edmund Crispin] (1921–1978), composer and detective novelist, was born on 2 October 1921 at Blackwood, Bois Lane, Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire, the fourth child and only son of Robert Ernest Montgomery (1878–1962), sometime secretary to the high commissioner for ...

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(1920–)
University of Hull, Brynmor Jones Library
Bodleian Library, Oxford