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O'Brien, Flann Line breaks: Flann O'Brien
Pronunciation: /əʊˈbrʌɪən/

Definition of O'Brien, Flann in English:

( 1911–66), Irish novelist and journalist; pseudonym of Brian O’Nolan. Writing under the name of Myles na Gopaleen, he contributed a satirical column to the Irish Times for nearly twenty years. Notable novels: At Swim-Two-Birds (1939) and The Third Policeman (1967).

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