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Roth(rôth), Philip Milton Born 1933.
American writer noted for his witty and ironic fiction, including the novels Portnoy's Complaint (1969) and The Human Stain (2000).
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(Biography) Philip. born 1933, US novelist. His works include Goodbye, Columbus (1959), Portnoy's Complaint (1969), My Life as a Man (1974), Sabbath's Theater (1995), The Human Stain (2000), and The Plot Against America (2004)
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1. Henry, 1906–95, U.S. novelist, born in Austria-Hungary.
2. Phillip, born 1933, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
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