Writers.txt

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  1. William Butler Yeats,
    dates,
    places
    award/year
    his "country of the heart"?
    • 13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939
    • Born in DUblin, dies in Menton, France
    • Nobel Prize 1923
    • his "country of the heart"= County Sligo
  2. Thomas Hardy
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    places
    works
    • born June 2, 1840
    • died 11 January 1928 (87)
    • both in Dorchester, DOrset, England
    • heart in Stinsford (Dorchester)
    • body in Poet's COrner, Westminister Cathedral
    • Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Far From Madding Crowd, Jude the Obscure
  3. Miguel de Unamuno
    Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo (29 September 1864, Bilbao, Biscay, Basque Country, Spain – 31 December 1936, Salamanca,Salamanca, Castile and León, Spain) was a Spanish essayist, novelist, poet, playwright and philosopher. His major philosophical essay was The Tragic Sense of Life (1913), and his most famous novel was Abel Sánchez: The History of a Passion (1917), a modern exploration of the Cain and Abel story.

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