William Schwenck Gilbert

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WikiPageBot: Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (18 November 1836 – 29 May 1911) was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator best known for his collaboration with composer Arthur Sullivan, which produced fourteen comic operas. The most famous of these inc...

EnglishTreasure: Sir Arthur composed several hymns including the well known 'Onward Christian Soldiers' but he is of course best remembered for his collaborations with the dramatist and poet Sir William Schwenck. Gilbert.

CompEngineer01: you're like a young William Schwenck Gilbert Ÿ˜‚

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