Reference Entry

Sitwell, Dame Edith Louisa (1887-1964), poet and biographer

George A. Cevasco

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36113

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Sitwell, Dame Edith Louisa (1887-1964), poet and biographer, was born at Scarborough on 7 September 1887. She was the eldest of three children born to Sir George Reresby Sitwell, fourth baronet (1860-1943), genealogist and antiquary, and his wife, Lady Ida Emily Augusta Denison (d. 1937), fourth child and third daughter ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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