- AlecAlexander Raban, 1898–1981, English novelist, traveler, and lecturer (son of Arthur, brother of Evelyn).
- Arthur,1866–1943, English literary critic, publisher, and editor (father of Alec and Evelyn).
- Evelyn (Arthur St. John),1903–66, English novelist, satirist, biographer, and author of books on travel (son of Arthur, brother of Alec).
- Frederick Judd,1861–1940, U.S. painter and illustrator.
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Examples from the Web for waugh
Thorpe was acquitted of all wrongdoing, and here is what Waugh had to say about that acquittal in the introduction to his book.British Tabloids in Action
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My first book was my undergraduate essay on Waugh, Orwell, and Huxley.How I Write: Stephen Greenblatt, Pulitzer Winner of ‘The Swerve’
September 19, 2012
Waugh, the accountant protagonist of the metanovelist Coover's strange fiction, might have gotten along with Gould.The 13 Best Baseball Books: From ‘The Art of Fielding’ to ‘Moneyball’
April 5, 2012
Did Waugh intend, in his short story "The Balance," to draw portraits of two sides of his own nature in two separate characters?
You will never live it down and rather than get away from the Waugh thing you will be forever branded by it.
He was no Colonel Waugh, rich only by means of his rich impudence.The Bertrams
A “Waugh,” which might be translated “Hear, hear,” greeted this statement of opinion.The Buffalo Runners
It also knocked Big Otter up and drew forth the inevitable “Waugh!”
This statement was received with a “waugh” of satisfaction from several of the warriors.
We have as much right as Mr. Waugh to ask the world to accept our view of the private life of Secularists.Flowers of Freethought
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- Evelyn (Arthur St John) (ˈiːvlɪn). 1903–66, English novelist. His early satirical novels include Decline and Fall (1928), Vile Bodies (1930), A Handful of Dust (1934), and Scoop (1938). His later novels include the more sombre Brideshead Revisited (1945) and the trilogy of World War II Men at Arms (1952), Officers and Gentlemen (1955), and Unconditional Surrender (1961)
- Mark (Edward). born 1965, Australian cricketer: a batsman, he scored 8029 runs in 128 test matches (1991–2002)
- his twin brother Steve, full name Stephen Roger Waugh. born 1965, Australian cricketer: a batsman, he scored 10,927 runs in 168 test matches and captained Australia to victory in the 1999 World Cup
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