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BRIGGS, Katharine M. (1898–1980)

Daniel Hahn

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

Second edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199695140
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744372
BRIGGS, Katharine M. (1898–1980)

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who was one of three daughters of an artist; after reading English at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, she was awarded a D.Phil. for her thesis on folklore in 17th-cent. literature. Before the Second World War she wrote a number of ...

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