- John Add·ing·ton [ad-ing-tuh n] /ˈæd ɪŋ tən/, 1840–93, English poet, essayist, and critic.
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The “cultural collision of Brits and Yanks threatened but never quite broke the partnership,” writes Symonds.D-Day Was The Largest And One Of The Bloodiest Invasions In History
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June 6, 2014
Symonds denies, however, that Ford modeled Jack Ryan on him.
Author of numerous books of American naval history, Symonds spent almost 30 years as a professor of history at the Naval Academy.
He has not had much leisure for Ruskin and Symonds and Ferrero.The American Mind
He may have been a Philistine, as Mr. Symonds calls him, but he was surely a Philistine of genius.The Palace of Pleasure, Volume 1
"In my opinion, he could easily have been overheard," declared Symonds positively.
Goddard turned and beckoned to Symonds, who had stopped some yards in the rear.
"Captain Lloyd's orders, sir," and Symonds saluted respectfully.
- John Addington (ˈædɪŋtən). 1840–93, English writer, noted for his Renaissance in Italy (1875–86) and for studies of homosexuality
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