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Edward Estlin Cummings was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on October 14, 1894. He began writing poems as early as 1904 and studied Latin and Greek at the Cambridge Latin High School.

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سیّد مجتبیٰ آقابُزرگِ علوی شهرت‌یافته به آقا بزرگ علوی و بزرگ علوی بهمن ۱۲۸۲، تهران -۲۸ بهمن ۱۳۷۵، برلین) نویسندهٔ واقع‌گرا، سیاست‌مدار چپ‌گرا، روزنامه‌نگار نوگرا و استاد زبان فارسی ایرانی بود که بیش …
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عبدالحسین زرّین‌کوب
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