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The life of dylan thomas by ben johnson dylan marlais thomas was born in the uplands suburb of swansea, south wales on 27 october 1914 to david john ('dj. Dylan thomas embodied the essence of poetry—even if his poems themselves have not held up well life's last feebleness recalling its first it's auntie hannah in a child's. In the year which marks the centenary of dylan thomas' birth, we look back at the life of one of wales' best-known writers dylan marlais thomas is perhaps wales' best-known writer.
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