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Full Name: William Gaddis
Biography:
(1922-1998) Writer, novelist. William Gaddis was born in Manhattan, New York and raised in Massapequa, New York. He returned to New York, worked as a fact checker for The New Yorker, and as a speech writer for the Pfizer Corporation.
Author's Timeline:
1922 New York County
William Gaddis was born in Manhattan, New York in 1922. 
1998 Suffolk County
William Gaddis died in East Hampton, New York in 1998. 
1985 (Unknown) County
Carpenter's Gothic
(Pub: New York: Viking, 1985; London: Deutch, 1986. ISBN: )
Novel. 
1955 (Unknown) County
The Recognitions
(Pub: New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1955; London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1962. ISBN: )
Novel. 
1975 (Unknown) County
JR
(Pub: New York: Knopf, 1975; London: Cape, 1976. ISBN: )
Novel, winner of National Book Award. 
1994 (Unknown) County
A Frolic of His Own
Novel, winner of National Book Award. 
2002 (Unknown) County
Agape Agape
Novel. 
2002 (Unknown) County
The Rush for Second Place
Short fiction. 
? New York County
Gaddis moved to New York, worked as a fact checker for The New Yorker, and as a speech writer for the Pfizer Corporation.  
? Nassau County
Gaddis lived with his mother in Massapequa, New York until he was five.  

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