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Full Name: John Leggett
(1917-2015) Writer, novelist. John Leggett was born in New York, New York, and died in Napa, California. He was the former director of the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop and co-founder and director of the Napa Valley Writer's Conference.
Author's Timeline:
1917 New York County
John Leggett was born in Manhattan, New York, on November 11, 1917. 
1960 New York County
Mr. Leggett was an editor at Harper & Row Publishing in New York from 1960 until 1967. 
2015 (Unknown) County
John Leggett died at Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa, California. on January 24, 2015. 
2002 (Unknown) County
A Daring Young Man: A Biography of William Saroyan
(Pub: Knopf ISBN: 0375413014 / 978-0375413018)
1986 (Unknown) County
Making Believe
(Pub: Houghton Mifflin ISBN: 0395394120 / 978-0395394120)
1979 (Unknown) County
Gulliver House
(Pub: Houghton Mifflin ISBN: 0395277590 / 978-0395277591)
1974 (Unknown) County
Ross And Tom: Two American Tragedies
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: 067121733X / 978-0671217334)
1969 (Unknown) County
Who Took The Gold Away
(Pub: Random House ISBN: )
1964 (Unknown) County
The Gloucester Branch
(Pub: Harper & Row ISBN: 1112962409 / 978-1112962400)
1960 (Unknown) County
Wilder Stone
(Pub: Harper & Brothers ISBN: )
? Onondaga County
Mr. Leggett attended the Manlius School near Syracuse, New York. 
? Dutchess County
Mr. Leggett attended Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. 

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