John Galsworthy (1867-1933)The novelist and dramatist John Galsworthy went to school in Bournemouth. Recipient of the 1932 Nobel Prize for literature, he is remembered chiefly for his three trilogies tracing the history of the fictional Forsyte family.

In these and other works, Galsworthy examines the interests and mores of late Victorian and Edwardian society with both irony and compassion.

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