Anglin, Norman

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(1891-1944) UK poet and playwright whose Near Future play Poison Gas (1928) dramatizes the issue of Poison gas, its use and prevention, a topic much discussed in the years after World War One; tragically, in a strife-torn starvation-prone 1950, a guilt-ridden industrialist fails to prevent Disaster. [JC]

Samuel Norman Anglin

born Prestwich, Lancashire: 1891

died Worcester, Worcestershire: 28 November 1944

works

  • Poison Gas (London: Jonathan Cape, 1928) [play: hb/uncredited]

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