Rose Allatini entry: Overview screen.
23 January 1890
RA was born in Vienna
By late April 1914
RA published with her name as 'R. Allatini', through Mills and Boon
, her first novel, ". . . Happy Ever After"
22 May 1918
Under the pseudonym 'A. T. Fitzroy', RA published her novel Despised and Rejected
, whose political and sexual content made it at once a magnet for controversy.
10 October 1918
RA's novel Despised and Rejected
was sentenced at the Mansion House
, under DORA (the Defence of the Realm Act), as "likely to prejudice the recruiting, training, and discipline of persons in his Majesty's Forces."
By October 1978
In probably her eighty-ninth year RA (as 'Eunice Buckley') issued her final novel, Work of Art
. Her penultimate one, Young Man of Great Promise
, had appeared early the same year.
RA died at the age of ninety.