from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Family of British writers, comprising the brothers John Cowper Powys (1872-1963), whose novels, such as Wolf Solent (1929), glorify nature; Theodore Francis Powys (1875-1953), who wrote allegorical novels, such as Mr. Weston's Good Wine (1927); and Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939), known primarily for his essays.
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- proper n. A principal area and preserved county of Wales, admin HQ Llandrindod Wells.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. British writer of novels about nature; one of three literary brothers (1872-1963)
- n. British writer of essays; one of three literary brothers (1884-1939)
- n. British writer of allegorical novels; one of three literary brothers (1875-1953)
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