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Eric Knight

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<b>Eric Knight</b> was born in 1897 in Yorkshire, England, the countryside that was the background for <i>Lassie Come-Home</i>. He moved to the United States as a teenager. After graduating from Cambridge Latin School in Massachusetts, Mr. Knight married and settled on a farm in Pennsylvania, where <i>Lassie Come-Home</i> was written and where the collie who inspired the book is buried. Mr. Knight was killed while serving in the U.S. Army during World War II.

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