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 (bō′ən), Elizabeth Dorothea Cole 1899-1973.
Irish-born British writer best known for her novels, notably The House in Paris (1935) and The Heat of the Day (1949).

Bowen

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(Biography) Elizabeth (Dorothea Cole). 1899–1973, British novelist and short-story writer, born in Ireland. Her novels include The Death of the Heart (1938) and The Heat of the Day (1949)
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I am forced to admit that even though I had traveled a long distance to place Bowen Tyler's manuscript in the hands of his father, I was still a trifle skeptical as to its sincerity, since I could not but recall that it had not been many years since Bowen had been one of the most notorious practical jokers of his alma mater.
I can't help hoping all the time that Bowen and the girl have found the others; the last Bowen knew of them, there were six left, all told--the mate Bradley, the engineer Olson, and Wilson, Whitely, Brady and Sinclair.
Bowen should have had better judgment than to have trusted them at all.
Bowen Tyler's manuscript had made it perfectly evident to all that the subterranean outlet of the Caspakian River was the only means of ingress or egress to the crater world beyond the impregnable cliffs.
Billings was satisfied, as were the rest of us, that this was the beach mentioned by Bowen, and we further found that there was ample room to assemble the sea-plane.
It was in this locality that Peg Bowen lived, and our way lay near her house though not directly in sight of it.
Two months after, they learned from Bowen, commander of the Albemarle, that the debris of shipwrecked vessels had been seen on the coasts of New Georgia.
Disheartened, Bradley determined to turn back toward the fort, as he already had exceeded the time decided upon by Bowen Tyler and himself for the expedition.
They told of the disappearance of Miss La Rue in the night of September 11th, and of the departure of Bowen Tyler in search of her, accompanied only by his Airedale, Nobs.
Marakwet East MP Kangogo Bowen is in trouble for allegedly insulting Marakwet professionals on social media after his win was annulled by an Eldoret court.
Julie Bowen has filed for divorce from her estranged husband, Scott Phillips.
It was first described by JT Bowen in 1912 as a precancerous dermatosis.