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Matthew Arnold

Born: 24-Dec-1822
Place of Birth: Laleham, ENG
Gender: M
Father: Thomas Arnold
Mother: (not available)

Career: Poet

English poet and critic. His poetry is to a large extent reminiscent of Wordsworth's. As a critic, perhaps he did useful work, yet some of his views appear absurd.

Died: 15-Apr-1888
Place of Death: Liverpool, ENG
Cause of Death: Heart Failure
Burial: (not available)
Place of Burial: Laleham, ENG

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Leo Markun, An International Dictionary of Authors, Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1927.


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