Kennedy, Margaret, 1896-1967

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Dates:
Birth 1896-04-23
Death 1967-07-31
Britons
English

Biographical notes:

Margaret Kennedy was an English novelist, playwright, biographer, and critic. Born in London and educated at Oxford, she began publishing novels around the time she married barrister Sir David Davies. She achieved early success with The Constant Nymph, widely considered her best work, and continued to publish novels, as well as adapting works for stage and screen, and publishing a biography of Jane Austen.

From the description of Margaret Kennedy letters to Curtis Brown, 1928-1929. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 55944434

Epithet: daughter of William, 10th Earl of Errol, 2nd wife of John, 6th Earl of Cassilis

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000576.0x000070

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Subjects:

  • Women authors, English--20th century--Correspondence

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  • Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom (as recorded)
  • Dort, Holland (as recorded)
  • Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom (as recorded)