Aldous Huxley

(1894 – 1963)

Aldous Leonard Huxley was an English writer, novelist, philosopher, and prominent member of the famous Huxley family. He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford, with a first in English literature.

He is known in science fiction circles for his novels:
1932 Brave New World
1939 After Many a Summer Dies the Swan
1944 Time Must Have a Stop
1948 Ape and Essence
1962 Island

He won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction in 1940.

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