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Sillitoe, Alan

Line breaks: Alan Sil¦li|toe
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪlɪtəʊ

Definition of Sillitoe, Alan in English:

( 1928–2010), English writer, noted for his novels about working-class provincial life, such as Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1958) and The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner (1959).

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