Elizabeth Jenkins entry: Overview screen.
12 September 1938
EJ published a critical biography of another author of the past, Jane Austen
, for some of whose works she also wrote introductions.
By mid-April 1954
EJ published a novel, The Tortoise and the Hare
, about a sweet-natured, nervous, submissive middle-class wife whose marriage collapses in face of rivalry from a determined though not conventionally attractive woman.
5 September 2010
EJ died in a Hampstead
nursing home at the age of one hundred and four.