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Marsh, Dame (Edith) Ngaiolocked

(1895–1982)
  • H. R. F. Keating
  • , revised by Clare L. Taylor

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Marsh, Dame (Edith) Ngaio (1895–1982), detective novelist and theatre director, was born in Fendalton, Christchurch, New Zealand, on 23 April 1895 (although she persistently stated that she was born in 1899, when her father registered the birth), the only child of Henry Esmond Marsh (1863–1948)...

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