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 (kĭngz′lē), Charles 1819-1875.
British cleric and writer whose works include novels of social criticism, notably Alton Locke (1850), historical romances, such as Westward Ho! (1855), and a fairy tale, The Water Babies (1863).
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Kingsley

(ˈkɪŋzlɪ)
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1. (Biography) Sir Ben. born 1943, British actor. He won an Oscar for his performance in the title role of the film Gandhi (1982); his later films include Schindler's List (1993) and Sexy Beast (2000)
2. (Biography) Charles. 1819–75, British clergyman and author. His works include the historical romances Westward Ho! (1855) and Hereward the Wake (1866) and the children's story The Water Babies (1863)
3. (Biography) his brother, Henry. 1830–76, British novelist, editor, and journalist, who spent some time in Australia. His works include Ravenshoe (1861) and the Anglo-Australian novels The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn (1859) and The Hillyars and the Burtons (1865)
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I got hold of Kingsley, and read 'Yeast,' and I think some other novels of his, with great relish, and without sensibility to his Charles Readeish lapses from his art into the material of his art.
by Charles Kingsley may be read in illustration of this chapter.
But that they should have called Charles Kingsley an immoral novelist is extraordinary.
The candidate, Unekwe Kenechukwu Kingsley, with JAMB registration number 95176817BA, accompanied by his mother faced a panel of investigation on Friday in Abuja where he confessed to manipulation of the score by his friend.
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Kingsley Khan and Henning Horlicks are scientists who have made the discovery of a lifetime: a way to turn quantum and electromagnetic fields into a form of telepathy.
Daniel Aaron Kingsley, 28, of Plough Lane, Aston, Queensferry, appeared at a plea hearing at Mold Crown Court last Friday via a live television link from Altcourse Prison, Liverpool.
Daniel Aaron Kingsley, 28, of Plough Lane, Aston, Queensferry, appeared at a plea hearing at Mold Crown Court yesterday via a live television link from Altcourse Prison, Liverpool.
Stefan Aihe's siblings, 22-year-old Kingsley and 13-year-old Vanessa, were born with sickle cell disease, as per WESH on April 4.
Here Kingsley Community Primary School and Nursery, Middle Lane, Kingsley, Frodsham, WA6 6TZ, is put into focus to show its scores in relation to other schools in the area.
THE Kingsley School and its community marked the centenary of the First World War with a week of activities, accounts and a formal Kingsley Remembers evening on Friday, November 9.
PREMIERE: Sir Ben Kingsley attends the Operation Finale premiere at Walter Reade Theatre Lincoln Center in New York City.