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Obituaries

Robert Lescher, 83; agent represented Robert Frost, Isaac Bashevis Singer

NEW YORK — Robert ­Lescher, a literary agent and steward to the works of a variety of distinguished authors, including Robert Frost, Isaac ­Bashevis Singer, and Alice B. Toklas, died Nov. 28 in New Milford, Conn. He was 83.

His death was confirmed by his wife, Susan.

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