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  • 1 Gray,Thomas — Gray, Thomas. 1716 1771. British poet considered a forerunner of English romanticism. His most famous work is Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard (1751). * * * …

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  • 2 Gray, Thomas — born Dec. 26, 1716, London, Eng. died July 30, 1771, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire British poet. He studied and later settled at Cambridge, where he wrote poems of wistful melancholy filled with truisms phrased in striking, quotable lines. Though his …

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  • 3 Gray, Thomas — (1716 1771)    Born in London into a prosperous family, he was a studious boy who disliked the sports ethos of Eton College, where he was educated from the age of eight. He was at Peterhouse College, Cambridge, between 1734 1738 but left without… …

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  • 4 Gray, Thomas — ► (1716 71) Poeta británico. Autor de Elegía escrita en un cementerio rural (1751). * * * (26 dic. 1716, Londres, Inglaterra–30 jul. 1771, Cambridge, Cambridgshire). Poeta británico. Estudió y más tarde se estableció en Cambridge, donde escribió… …

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  • 5 GRAY, THOMAS —    English poet, born in Cornhill, London, for whom Horace Walpole conceived a warm attachment, which, after a brief rupture, lasted with life; gave himself up to the study of Greek literature, and began to cultivate the muse of poetry; produced… …

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  • 6 Gray, Thomas — (1716 1771)    Poet, was b. in London, the s. of a scrivener, who, though described as a respectable citizen, was of so cruel and violent a temper that his wife had to separate from him. To his mother and her sister, who carried on a business, G …

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  • 7 Thomas Gray — (* 26. Dezember 1716 in London; † 30. Juli 1771 in Cambridge) war ein englischer Dichter, Gelehrter und Briefe Schreiber. Thomas Gray wurde in London geboren und lebte mit seiner Mutter, nachdem diese ihren gewalttätigen Ehemann, einen… …

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  • 8 Thomas Gray — Thomas Gray. Thomas Gray (Londres, 26 de diciembre de 1716 – Cambridge, 30 de julio de 1771), fue un poeta inglés, erudito clásico y profesor de historia en la Universidad de Cambridge, uno de los poetas de cementerio. Considerado uno de los… …

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  • 9 GRAY (T.) — GRAY THOMAS (1716 1771) Solitaire et mélancolique, grand admirateur de la nature «sauvage», Thomas Gray, l’un des grands noms de la poésie anglaise du XVIIIe siècle, manifesta aussi un intérêt profond pour les littératures celtique et nordique,… …

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  • 10 Gray — /gray/, n. 1. Asa /ay seuh/, 1810 88, U.S. botanist. 2. Thomas, 1716 71, English poet. * * * (as used in expressions) gray fox Gray Asa Gray Thomas Otis Harrison Gray Anne Gray Harvey * * * ▪ physics       unit of absorbed dose of i …

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  • 11 Gray Matters — Données clés Titre original Gray Matters Réalisation Sue Kramer (II) Acteurs principaux Heather Graham Thomas Cavanagh Pays d’origine …

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  • 12 Thomas — Thomas, Albert Thomas, André Antoine Thomas, Ch. L. Ambroise Thomas, Dylan Thomas, Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, Theodore * * * (as used in expressions) Adès, Thomas …

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  • 13 Gray — Gray, Do|ri|an the main character in the novel The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde Gray 2 Gray, Thomas (1716 71) an English poet whose best known work, Elegy written in a Country Churchyard, is usually called Gray s Elegy …

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  • 14 Thomas Cecil (disambiguation) — Thomas Cecil may refer to: *Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, Lord Burghley and minister to Elizabeth I of England *Thomas Cecil Alexander, founder of the Scouts *Thomas Cecil Farrer, 2nd Baron Farrer *Thomas Cecil Gray *Thomas Cecil Howitt… …

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  • 15 Gray [3] — Gray, Thomas, engl. Dichter, geb. 1716 zu London, gest. 1771 als Prof. der Geschichte zu Cambridge. Er war mit Horace Walpole in Italien und schrieb »Briefe aus Italien« voll malerischer Schilderungen. Seine nicht zahlreichen Gedichte, unter… …

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  • 16 Thomas Gray — Infobox Writer name = Thomas Gray caption = birthdate = birth date|1716|12|26|mf=y birthplace = Cornhill, London, England deathdate = death date|1771|7|30|mf=y deathplace = Cambridge, England occupation = Poet, historianThomas Gray (December 26,… …

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  • 17 Thomas Gray — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gray. Thomas Gray Thomas Gray (26 décembre 1716 – 30 juillet 1771) est un poète …

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  • 18 Gray Matters — In diesem Artikel oder Abschnitt fehlen folgende wichtige Informationen: Vollständige Handlung Du kannst Wikipedia helfen, indem du sie recherchierst und einfügst …

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  • 19 Thomas Gray — noun English poet best known for his elegy written in a country churchyard (1716 1771) • Syn: ↑Gray • Instance Hypernyms: ↑poet * * * Thomas Gray [Thomas Gray] …

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  • 20 Gray — ► sustantivo masculino MEDICINA Unidad de dosis absorbida durante una irradiación de rayos ionizantes. * * * gray. (De S. Gray, 1666 1736, físico inglés). m. Fís. Unidad de dosis absorbida de radiación ionizante del Sistema Internacional,… …

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