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Richmal Crompton

Richmal Crompton Lamburn was a British writer, most famous for her Just William short stories.

Crompton was born on November 15, 1890.

Crompton died on January 11, 1969.

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Apart from William...

Crompton tried several times to reformulate William for other audiences. Jimmy[?] (1949) was aimed at younger children, and Enter - Patricia[?] (1927) at girls. Crompton wrote two more Jimmy books, but no more Patricia, as neither was successful as William.

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