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Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling
16th January 1928: Rudyard Joseph Kipling (1865-1936), English writer and Nobel laureate, who wrote novels, poems, and short stories, mostly set in India and Burma during British rule. Evening Standard / Stringer/ Hulton Archive/ Getty Images

I went into a public-'ouse to get a pint o' beer,

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