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 (gälz′wûr′thē), John 1867-1933.
British writer. Author of The Forsyte Saga (1906-1921) and many other Forsyte stories, he won the 1932 Nobel Prize for literature.
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(Biography) John. 1867–1933, English novelist and dramatist, noted for The Forsyte Saga (1906–28): Nobel prize for literature 1932
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(ˈgɔlzˌwɜr ði, ˈgælz-)

John, 1867–1933, English novelist and playwright: Nobel prize 1932.
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He remembered the thrill that was his, a callow youth of fifteen, when, in Tempas Butte, through lack of a fourth man, Tom Galsworthy, the gambler, had said, "Get in, Kid; take a hand." That thrill was his now.
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James Galsworthy was last seen in the Hillfields area of the city at around 5.30pm on Tuesday, August 30.
Treharris Boys and Girls Club in Merthyr Tydfil was given the huge donation in July, much to the shock of the members and treasurer Ernie Galsworthy who has been involved with the club since the 1960s.
Publishing company HarperNonFiction has acquired world rights to 'Becky' by Darren Galsworthy, the father of 16 year old Becky Watts who was murdered by her stepbrother in February 2015, The Bookseller reported on Wednesday.