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Dylan Thomas was born in Swansea on 27 October 1914, the son of a senior English master. On leaving school he worked on the South Wales Evening Post before embarking on his literary career in London. Not only a poet, he wrote short stories, film scripts, features and radio plays, the most famous being Under Milk Wood. On 9 November 1953, shortly after his thirty-ninth birthday, he collapsed and died in New York city. He is buried in Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, which had become his main home since 1949. In 1982 a memorial stone to commemorate him was unveiled in 'Poet's Corner' in Westminster Abbey.

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The Essential Dylan Thomas by Dylan Thomas
The Essential Dylan Thomas
Dylan Thomas
To hear a sample from this audiobook click here. The 40 Best Audio books comment: Poet, storyteller and broadcaster, Dylan Thomas was charismatic, outrageous, unpredictable and impossible. He was also a...
Format: Cd-audio - Released: 01/02/2005

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