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Belloc, (Joseph) Hilaire (Pierre) 1870-1953; Eng. writer, born in France
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, Hilaire 1870-1953.
French-born British writer. Considered a master of light English prose, he was also known widely for his droll verse, especially The Bad Child's Book of Beasts (1896).