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Samuel Beckett

Writer (April 13, 1906 - December 22, 1989)
Nationality: Irish
Irish playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett enjoys an almost legendary status in the world of literary modernism. His works are known for their minimalism, dark humor, and tragicomic elements, which allow for multiple interpretations.
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John Knowles' coming-of-age novel A Separate Peace is widely praised as a classic of American literature. Through his writing and the characterization of the two protagonists, Gene and Finny, Knowles brings the spirit and ethos of 1950s America to life.

Works by Knowles, John (American novelist)

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