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date: 24 May 2024

Jerome, Jerome K. [ Jerome Klapka Jerome] 

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The Oxford Companion to Edwardian Fiction
Author(s):
Sandra KempSandra Kemp, Charlotte MitchellCharlotte Mitchell, David TrotterDavid Trotter

(1859–1927) married (1888) Georgina Henrietta Stanley Nesza.Son of a failed coal owner, he left school at fourteen to take up a clerkship with the London and North Western Railway before becoming a school master and an actor—his first publication, ... ...

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