[ ish-er-woo d ]
/ ˈɪʃ ərˌwʊd /


Christopher (William Brad·shaw) [brad-shaw] /ˈbræd ʃɔ/,1904–86, English poet, novelist, and playwright; in the U.S. since 1938.


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/ (ˈɪshəˌwʊd) /


Christopher, full name Christopher William Bradshaw-Isherwood. 1904–86, US novelist and dramatist, born in England. His works include the novel Goodbye to Berlin (1939) and three verse plays written in collaboration with W.H. Auden
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