Mary Butts entry: Overview screen.
Between July 1911 and February 1914
MB wrote Sapphic poems in a personal notebook which she titled "Poems by Mark Drury".
By 16 May 1928 Armed with Madness
, MB's second novel and the first of her 'Taverner Novels', was published in New York
by A. and C. Boni
5 March 1937
MB died in Cornwall
, suddenly after an emergency operation for a perforated ulcer which seems to have produced peritonitis.
By September 1937
MB's memoir, The Crystal Cabinet; My Childhood at Salterns
, left unfinished at her death earlier this year, was published with a frontispiece drawing by Jean Cocteau