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Rhys, Jean

Syllabification: Rhys, Jean
Pronunciation: /rēs
 
/

Definition of Rhys, Jean in English:

( 1890–1979), British novelist and short-story writer, born in Dominica; pseudonym of Ella Gwendolen Rees Williams. Notable novels: Good Morning, Midnight (1939) and Wide Sargasso Sea (1966).

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