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Author Information: Marguerite Yourcenar

 
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Margeret Yourcenar (her pseudonym was an anagram of her family name, Crayencour) was born in Brussels in 1903 and died in Maine in 1987. The author of Memoirs of Hadrian and The Abyss, as well as A Coin in Nine Hands, Fires, and Two Lives and a Dream, she was elected to the Academie Francaise in 1980, the first woman to be so honored.

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