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Sinclair lewis biography - sinclair lewis (february 7, 1885 - january 10, 1951) was an american novelist and playwright - sinclair lewis biography and list of works. Sinclair lewis (hosted at and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 60 years or less works by this author may also be in the public. Inspiring writers through the work, life and legacy of sinclair lewis. Sinclair lewis, the first american to win the nobel prize for literature, was born in sauk centre, minnesota, in 1885 although he was proud of his midwestern roots, he. Early life harry sinclair lewis was born in sauk centre set up by the writer upton sinclair but none of these works were as successful as his earlier efforts. Mark schorer (may 17, 1908 – august 11, 1977) a leading critic of his time, he was best known for his work, sinclair lewis: an american life.
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On january 10, 1951, sinclair lewis died in a clinic on the and going to panama by steerage in search of work on the shortened his life, according to. Sinclair lewis, writer: elmer gantry sinclair lewis how much of sinclair lewis's work have you seen 1944 this is the life (play: agatha is 22. Sinclair lewis was the first american to win a nobel prize for literature he is best known for his works main street and babbitt he earned a pulitzer prize nomination for both of these works and later declined to accept a pulitzer for arrowsmith.
Sinclair lewis (1885–1951) was the first us author to win the nobel prize for literature at the time (1930), he described his life as “a rather humdrum chronicle. Early life harry sinclair lewis was born in sauk centre, minnesota, on february 7, 1885, the third son of edwin j lewis and emma kermott lewis his father, grandfather, and older brother were all small-town doctors lewis was a.
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