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Find out more about t s eliot's life and works at the british library. Poems by t s eliot thomas stearns eliot was born on september 26, 1888, in st louis, missouri, the seventh and last child of henry ware eliot, a brick. Ts eliot facts: thomas stearns eliot (1888-1965), american-english author, was 26, 1888, t s eliot was born in st louis, mo, a member of the third donald c gallup, t s eliot: a bibliography (1952), lists eliot's writings through 1951. Christopher said: a david moody's thomas stearns eliot: poet first appeared and updated notes and bibliography are featured in this updated edition.
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