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Gelett Burgess - Quotes

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If in the last few years you haven't discarded a major opinion or acquired a new one, check your pulse. You may be dead. ---->>>

To appreciate nonsense requires a serious interest in life. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: January 30, 1866
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Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Author
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Frank Gelett Burgess (January 30, 1866 – September 18, 1951) was an artist, art critic, poet, author and humorist. An important figure in the San Francisco Bay Area literary renaissance of the 1890s, particularly through his iconoclastic little magazine, The Lark, he is best known as a writer of nonsense verse, such as "The Purple Cow", and for introducing French modern art to the United States in an essay titled The Wild Men of Paris (wikipedia)