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From James Boswell's Life of Johnson (1791), April 27, 1773.
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The traveller: a poem. By Dr. Goldsmith
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She Stoops to Conquer: The Mistakes of a Night - a Comedy: Easyread Edition (2008 edition), ReadHowYouWant.com - ISBN: 9781442948556
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The poetical and prose works of Oliver Goldsmith, with life (1859 edition)
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The works of Oliver Goldsmith: comprising his poems, comedies, essays, and Vicar of Wakefield (1856 edition)


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Born: November 10, 1730

Died: April 4, 1774 (aged 43)

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Poet, author, playwright, busker

Bio: Oliver Goldsmith was an Anglo-Irish writer and poet, who is best known for his novel The Vicar of Wakefield, his pastoral poem The Deserted Village, and his plays The Good-Natur'd Man and She Stoops to Conquer. He also wrote An History of the Earth and Animated Nature.

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