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I think that travel comes from some deep urge to see the world, like the urge that brings up a worm in an Irish bog to see the moon when it is full.  - Lord Dunsany
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Plays of Gods and Men (2002 edition), Wildside Press LLC - ISBN: 9781587156366
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Born: July 24, 1878

Died: October 25, 1957 (aged 79)

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Novelist, writer

Bio: Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany was an Irish writer and dramatist, notable for his work, mostly in fantasy, published under the name Lord Dunsany. More than eighty books of his work were published, and his oeuvre includes many hundreds of published short stories, as well as successful plays, novels and essays.

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