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Joyce Cary (1888–1957)

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Irish novelist, a former art student, who published his first book at the age of 44. His work is often picaresque and humanist, concerned with individual freedom. See more trivia »

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Known For

The Horse's Mouth
(1958)
Mister Johnson
(1990)
The Girls
The Girls Writer
(2007)
Secret People
Secret People Writer
(1952)

Filmography

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 2007 The Girls (Short) (story)
 1990 Mister Johnson (novel)
 1958 The Horse's Mouth (novel)
 1952 Secret People (with acknowledgements to)
 1950 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Horses Mouth (1950) ... (story)
 1946 Men of Two Worlds (story)
 1936 Give Me Your Heart (from the play by - as Jay Mallory)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: His novel, "Mister Johnson," was adapted by Norman Rosten at the Lyric Theatre in London, England, with Johnny Sekka, Cyril Raymond, Philip Bond, and John Boxer in the cast. Frith Banbury was director.

Alternate Names:

Jay Mallory
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Nothing is a masterpiece - a real masterpiece - till it's about two hundred years old. A picture is like a tree or a church: you've got to let it grow into a masterpiece. Same with a poem or a new religion. They begin as a lot of funny words. Nobody knows whether they're all nonsense or a gift from heaven. See more »

Trivia:

Served in the Red Cross (1912-13) and the colonial service (Nigeria, 1914-20) until forced to retire due to ill-health. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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