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Harling, (Henry) Robertlocked

(1910–2008)
  • Fiona MacCarthy

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Harling, (Henry) Robert (1910–2008), typographic designer, novelist, and magazine editor, was born on 27 March 1910 at 27 Thorpedale Road, Islington, London, the elder son of Henry Robert Harling (1876–1954), taxi driver and former regular soldier, and his wife, Adelaide Lavinia, née Thomas (1876–1949)...

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