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Galsworthy

[gawlz-wur-th ee, galz-]
noun
  1. John,1867–1933, English novelist and dramatist: Nobel Prize 1932.
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  • Galsworthy, even as Hauptmann, is neither a propagandist nor a moralist.

  • Mr. Wells's heroes may not seem to bear out my argument so well as Mr. Galsworthy's.

  • As Mr. Galsworthy has pointed out, “character is situation.”

    Dramatic Technique

    George Pierce Baker

  • Feeling this strongly, Mr. Galsworthy asserts “Character is plot.”

    Dramatic Technique

    George Pierce Baker

  • Galsworthy was soon to become a writer himself, publishing his first novel in 1899.


British Dictionary definitions for galsworthy

Galsworthy

noun
  1. John. 1867–1933, English novelist and dramatist, noted for The Forsyte Saga (1906–28): Nobel prize for literature 1932
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