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P. D. James
Devices and Desires (2011 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307760609
P. D. James
Shroud for a Nightingale (2008 edition), Faber & Faber - ISBN: 9780571246830

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Born: August 3, 1920 (age 97)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park, OBE, FRSA, FRSL, commonly known as P. D. James, is an English crime writer and Conservative life peer in the House of Lords, most famous for a series of detective novels starring policeman and poet Adam Dalgliesh.

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Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.

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