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(2529) Rockwell Kent

Reference work entry

1977 QL2. Discovered 1977 Aug. 21 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named for Rockwell Kent (1882–1971), American artist and writer of travel books, whose works draw upon the experiences of his varied career as an architectural draftsman, a lobsterman and a carpenter on the coast of Maine. He also illustrated the works of Melville, Shakespeare and Chaucer {see, respectively, planets  (2985),  (2984)}. (M 9767)

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