James Hilton (9 September 1900 – 20 December 1954) was an English novelist who wrote several best-sellers, including Lost Horizon and Goodbye, Mr. Chips.
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... A popularly believed physical inspiration for Hilton's Shangri-La is the Hunza Valley in northern Pakistan, close to the Chinese border, which Hilton ... and the Buddhist religion, so could not have been Hilton's cultural inspiration for Lost Horizon ... This coincides with the time when James Hilton would have been writing Lost Horizon, but there is no direct evidence to support this claim ...
... Some of Hilton's novels were filmed Lost Horizon (1937, 1973) Knight Without Armour (1937) We Are Not Alone (1939) with a screenplay by Hilton Goodbye, Mr ... Wassell (1944), starring Gary Cooper based on Hilton's only nonfiction book So Well Remembered (1947) starring John Mills and narrated by Hilton Hilton co-wrote the book and lyrics for Shangri-La, a disastrous. 1996 and sanctioned by the heirs to the Hilton Estate, Elizabeth Hill and Mary Porterfield ...
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“Art thou innocent, art thou immoral,”
—Arthur Clement Hilton (18511877)
“There is ... an organic affinity between joyousness and tenderness, and their companionship in the saintly life need in no way occasion surprise.”
—William James (18421910)