Book One of MS's modernist novel Mary Olivier: A Life
was serialised in The Little Review
; in the same year the whole work was published by Cassell
MS issued her final literary work, The Intercessor, and Other Stories
; the New York edition appeared the next year.
14 November 1946
MS died at Bierton
, after a long period of silence and inactivity caused by Parkinson's disease; she had also suffered a stroke.