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Mortimer [née Fletcher; other married name Dimont], Penelope Ruth (1918-1999), novelist

Giles Gordon

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/73075

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Mortimer [née Fletcher; other married name Dimont], Penelope Ruth (1918-1999), novelist, was born on 19 September 1918 at Shincliffe, Highfield Park, Rhyl, Denbighshire, the daughter of Arthur Forbes Gerald Fletcher (1880-1956), a Church of England clergyman, and his wife, Amy Caroline, née Maggs (1876-1973). Arthur Fletcher lost his faith early ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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