- Louis,1895–1958, English novelist and essayist.
- William Gerald,1911–1993, British novelist: Nobel Prize 1983.
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Captain Golding had a small canoe, which would support but two men.King Philip
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There is no counterpart to this opening scene in Golding's Ovid.
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Nearly all the doors were surrounded with carving and golding.Hammersmith, Fulham and Putney
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Golding would naturally think that he had taken leave of his senses.Antony Gray,--Gardener
- Sir William (Gerald). 1911–93, English novelist noted for his allegories of man's proclivity for evil. His novels include Lord of the Flies (1954), Darkness Visible (1979), Rites of Passage (1980), Close Quarters (1987), and Fire Down Below (1989). Nobel prize for literature 1983
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