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date: 08 March 2021

Dodd, Elizabeth [pseud. Lavinia Derwent]locked

(1909–1989)
  • Moira Burgess

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Dodd, Elizabeth [pseud. Lavinia Derwent] (1909–1989), children's writer and broadcaster, was born on 23 February 1909 at Overton Bush Farm in the Cheviot hills in the Scottish borders, the third of five children of John Dodd, farmer, and his wife, Bessie Wood, ...

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