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date: 25 February 2021

Lewis, Cecil Day- [pseud. Nicholas Blake]locked

(1904–1972)
  • Sean Day-Lewis

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Lewis, Cecil Day- [pseud. Nicholas Blake] (1904–1972), poet and novelist, was born on 27 April 1904 at Ballintubbert, Queen's county, Ireland, the only child of Frank Cecil Day-Lewis (1877–1937), Church of Ireland curate, and his wife, Kathleen Blake Squires (1878–1908), daughter of ...

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