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Alun Richards
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Born in Pontypridd, South Wales
Born on 27th of October 1929
Died on 2nd of June 2004

Born 1929 - Welsh novelist, short story writer and playwright.

Educated at University College, Swansea. Novels published include The Elephant You Gave Me (1963) and Barque Whisper (1979). Written two collections of short stories, Dai Country (1973) and The Former Miss Merthyr Tydfil (1976). Written plays and adaptations for television including The Onedin Line.

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