Margaret Landon

Standard Name: Landon, Margaret

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Fictionalization Anna Leonowens
The story of AL 's life in Siam was romanticized in 1944 by Margaret Landon in Anna and the King of Siam. This in turn spawned the Rodgers and Hammerstein Tony-winning musical The King...
Literary responses Anna Leonowens
According to biographer Leslie Smith Dow , AL 's former pupil King Chulalongkorn asked the writer at a meeting why she had published such a scathing account of his father, King Mongkut . She replied...
Textual Features Anna Leonowens
Griswold argues that AL exaggerated the punishment, and suggests that Tuptim may not have received any punishment at all, because the country did not enforce that ancient law and Mongkut allowed his wives to resign...

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