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Tony Gould was born in 1938 and grew up in Devon.  He did his national service in the 7th Gurkha Rifle in Malaya, India and Hong Kong -- where he contracted polio at the age of twenty.  He studied Hindi at at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, and English at Trinity College, Cambridge, before working for several years as a radio producer at the BBC.  Between 1975 and 1990 he was Books Editor at New Society and then at the amalgamated New Statesman and Society.   Tony Gould is married with three grown-up children.  [adapted from A Summer Plague (1995)]
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