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Albert Jay Nock

Albert Jay NockBorn: 13-Oct-1870
Birthplace: Scranton, PA
Died: 19-Aug-1945
Location of death: Wakefield, RI
Cause of death: Cancer - Leukemia

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Memoirs of a Superfluous Man

Father: Joseph Albert Nock (clergyman)
Mother: Emma Sheldon Jay
Wife: Agnes Grumbine (m. 25-Apr-1900, two sons)
Son: Samuel (b. 1901)
Son: Francis (b. 1905)

    University: Bard College
    Scholar: Berkeley Divinity School, Connecticut

    The Nation
    The Freeman Founder, Editor 1920-4
    Emergency Committee for Southern Political Prisoners 1930

Is the subject of books:
The Mind and Art of Albert Jay Nock, 1964, BY: Robert M. Crunden

Author of books:
Mr. Jefferson (1926, biography, of Thomas Jefferson)
The Book of Journeyman (1930, essays)
The Theory of Education in the United States (1932, nonfiction)
A Journey into Rabelais's France (1934, travelogue)
Our Enemy, the State (1935)
Memoirs of a Superfluous Man (1943, memoir)
Snoring as a Fine Art (1958, essays)

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