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Kavanagh, Patricia Olive [Pat] (1940–2008), literary agent

Hermione Lee

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2013 |
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Kavanagh, Patricia Olive [Pat] (1940–2008), literary agent, was born on 31 January 1940 in Durban, South Africa, the daughter of Christopher (Chris) Kavanagh (d. 1966), a journalist and ostrich farmer, and his wife, Olive Nellie (Mysti), née Leroux (1916–2002), a health inspector. Her father, who was of Irish origin, was the author of ...

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