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Full Name: Walker Percy
Biography:
(1916-1990) Novelist. Walker Percy graduated from Columbia University and worked at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan, New York. Percy spent time at Saranac Lake, New York recuperating from tuberculosis.
Author's Timeline:
1916 (Unknown) County
Walker Percy was born in Birmingham, Alabama in 1916. 
1990 (Unknown) County
Walker Percy died in Covington, Louisiana in 1990. 
1941 New York County
Percy received his medical degree from Columbia University in New York City in 1941. Following his graduation from Columbia University, he worked at Bellevue Hospital where he contracted tuberculosis. 
1990 (Unknown) County
Walker Percy was interred at Saint Joseph's Abbey in Saint Benedict, Louisiana. 
1942 Franklin County
Percy spent nearly four years at the Trudeau Sanitorium on Saranac Lake recuperating from tuberculosis. 
1961 (Unknown) County
The Moviegoer
(Pub: Knopf. ISBN: )
Novel. Winner of the National Book Award for fiction in 1961. 
1966 (Unknown) County
The Last Gentleman
Novel. 
1971 (Unknown) County
Love In The Ruins
Novel. 
1977 (Unknown) County
Lancelot
Novel. 
1982 (Unknown) County
The Second Coming
Novel. 
1987 (Unknown) County
The Thanataos Syndrome
Novel. 
1991 (Unknown) County
Signposts In A Strange Land
Collection of short writings. 
1983 Bronx County
Lost In The Cosmos: The Last Self-Help Book
Collection of essays. 

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