Norah Smallwood

(1909—1984) publisher

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Joined Chatto & Windus as a secretary in 1936 and was made partner in 1945. A powerful woman in a male-dominated industry, Smallwood worked closely with Leonard Woolf on the Hogarth Press, and succeeded Parsons as chairman and managing director 1975–82.

From The Oxford Companion to the Book in Oxford Reference.

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