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Denise Levertov born, 1923

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On what poet did Cecil Day Lewis initially base the character Nigel Strangeways, the detective of his crime novels?

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Writing under the pseudonym Nicholas Blake, Day Lewis initially based the character on W. H. Auden, however he later made the character less extravagant.

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