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Booth Tarkington

Booth Tarkington (July 29, 1869 – May 19, 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists (the others being William Faulkner and John Updike) to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once.

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Booth Tarkington - Bibliography
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... Newton Booth (1825–1892), California State Senator 1863, Governor of California 1871-1875, U.S ... Brother of Walter Booth ... Walter Booth, Mayor of Paris, Illinois ...

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