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27 January 1897
IT was born in London
, the third and youngest daughter of parents who had hoped for a son.
IT's long poem The Marsh Picnic
was published just two years before her death, with the Rampant Lions Press
in a limited edition of 300 copies.
13 April 1968
IT died not long after burglars had broken into her London
home while she was there, and robbed her. Her death (aged seventy-one) was said to be connected with the nervous shock of this event.