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date: 11 December 2019

Brownell [married names Blair, Pitt-Rivers], Sonia Mary [known as Sonia Orwell]locked

(1918–1980)
  • Ian Angus

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Brownell [married names Blair, Pitt-Rivers], Sonia Mary [known as Sonia Orwell] (1918–1980), literary editor, writer, and friend of artists and intellectuals, was born Sonia Mary Brownell on 25 August 1918 at Mesra Thaua, Ranchi, Bihar, India, the younger daughter of ...

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University College, London
(1920–)
University of Sussex, Brighton
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