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 (văn dôr′ən), Carl Clinton 1885-1950.
American literary critic, editor, and writer whose biography of Benjamin Franklin (1938) won a Pulitzer Prize. His brother Mark (1894-1972), a prolific writer and critic, is best known for his poetry, including That Shining Place (1969).
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Noun1.Van Doren - United States writer and literary critic (1885-1950)
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