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Full Name: Harold Bloom
(1930-2019) Critic. Harold Bloom was born in the Bronx, New York, and died in New Haven, Connecticut.
Author's Timeline:
1930 Bronx County
Harold Bloom was born in the East Bronx, New York, on July 11, 1930. 
1947 Bronx County
Professor Bloom graduated from Bronx High School of Science in 1947. 
1951 Tompkins County
Professor Bloom earned a bachelor of arts degree in the classics at Cornell University in 1951. 
1959 (Unknown) County
Shelley's Mythmaking
(Pub: Yale University Press ISBN: )
1961 (Unknown) County
The Visionary Company: A Reading Of English Romantic Poetry
(Pub: Doubleday ISBN: )
1988 New York County
Professor Bloom taught at New York University. 
1998 (Unknown) County
Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human
(Pub: Riverhead Hardcover ISBN: 1573221201 ISBN-13: 978-1573221207)
1990 (Unknown) County
The Book Of J
(Pub: Grove Weidenfeld ISBN: 0802110509 ISBN-13: 978-0802110503)
1994 (Unknown) County
The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages
(Pub: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ISBN: 0151957479 ISBN-13: 978-0151957477)
2000 (Unknown) County
How to Read and Why
(Pub: Scribner ISBN: 0684859068 ISBN-13: 978-0684859064)
2019 (Unknown) County
Macbeth: A Dagger of the Mind
(Pub: Scribner ISBN: 1501164252 ISBN-13: 978-1501164255)
2019 (Unknown) County
Possessed by Memory: The Inward Light of Criticism
(Pub: Knopf ISBN: 0525520880 ISBN-13: 978-0525520887)
1973 (Unknown) County
The Anxiety of Influence
(Pub: Oxford University Press ISBN: 0195016130 ISBN-13: 978-0195016130)
2011 (Unknown) County
The Anatomy of Influence: Literature as a Way of Life
(Pub: Yale University Press ISBN: 0300167601 ISBN-13: 978-0300167603)
2019 (Unknown) County
Harold Bloom died at a hospital in New Haven, Connecticut, on October 14, 2019. 

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