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John Thorpe

(c. 1565–c.1655). English land-and building-surveyor, who also appears to have designed (though rarely supervised) buildings. He produced a book of plans (preserved in Sir John ...


Savacou   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

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...included Lloyd King , Gordon Rohlehr , Orlando Patterson , Sylvia Wynter , John La Rose , Paule Marshall , and Wilfred Cartey , and among early contributors were C. L. R. James , Michael Anthony , Louis James , Derek Walcott , George Lamming , Martin Carter , and John Figueroa . It was the first Caribbean publication to devote a special issue (in 1977 ) to writing by women, including work by Merle Hodge , Lorna Goodison , Jean Goulbourne , Marjorie Thorpe , Opal Palmer , and Christine Craig . The Savacou name also appears as a...