I. biographical name Benjamin 1738-1820 American painter II. biographical name Nathanael 1903-1940 originally Nathan Wallenstein Weinstein American novelist III. biographical name Dame Rebecca 1892-1983 pseudonym of Cicily Isabel Andrews née Fairfield English critic & novelist IV. biographical name Thomas — see De La Warr

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