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Philip James Bailey
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Born: April 22, 1816

Died: November 6, 1902 (aged 86)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Philip James Bailey, English poet, author of Festus, was born at Nottingham.

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From a poor man, poor in Time, I was suddenly lifted up into a vast revenue; I could see no end of my possessions; I wanted some steward, or judicious bailiff, to manage my estates in Time for me.

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