Enid Starkie

(1897—1970) French scholar

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(1897–1970), literary biographer. Born in Killiney, Co. Dublin, she was educated at Alexandra College, and the Sorbonne, before becoming a Fellow of Somerville College, Oxford. Her chief works are biographies of Rimbaud (1947), Baudelaire (1957), and Flaubert (1967).

From The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.

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