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Clara Codd's career in print spanned fifty years. Beginning in 1916 with her Theosophy for Very Little Children, she was a prolific writer of Theosophical texts. She also wrote poetry and an autobiography. She published for audiences of all ages, her most notable works being her edition of Madame Blavatsky's The Key to Theosophy, her interpretation of Pataƈjali's Yoga Sutras and her autobiography. Her work was rarely reviewed.
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10 October 1876 CC was born at Pill House, Bishops Tawton, in North Devon . Bibliographic Citation link.
1916 CC published what was apparently her first book, Theosophy for Very Little Children, through the Theosophical Publishing House in Adyar, Madras, India. She followed it with many more Theosophy-based publications. Bibliographic Citation link.
1951 CC published her autobiography, So Rich a Life, through the Institute for Theosophical Publicity in Pretoria, South Africa. Bibliographic Citation link.
1968 CC published her final practical guide, Trust Yourself to Life, with the Theosophical Publishing House in Adyar, Madras, India. Bibliographic Citation link.
3 April 1971 CC died at Heatherwood Hospital in Ascot, Berkshire, of heart failure. She was ninety-four. Bibliographic Citation link.
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