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Goff, Helen Lyndon [pseud. P. L. Travers, Pamela Lyndon Travers] (1899-1996), children's writer

Anne Hiebert Alton

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/62619

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Goff, Helen Lyndon [pseud. P. L. Travers, Pamela Lyndon Travers] (1899-1996), children's writer, was born on 9 August 1899 in Maryborough, Queensland, Australia. She was the first of the three children of Travers Robert Goff (1863-1907), a London-born bank manager (later demoted to a clerk), and Margaret Morehead (d. 1928), ...

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