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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).
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Bowen

(ˈbəʊən)
n
(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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