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Bridges, Elizabeth, 1887-1997 (English poet)



  • Existence: 1887 - 1997


Elizabeth (Bridges) Daryush, 1887-1977, poet, was the daughter of Robert Seymour Bridges and Mary Monica Bridges, née Waterhouse. She married Ali Akbar Daryush in 1923. Her 'Collected Poems', with an introduction by Donald Davie, was published in Manchester by Carcanet New Press in 1976.

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Charitessi 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7333
Scope and Contents Documents relating to Elizabeth Bridges's anonymous volume of poems, 'Charitessi 1911' [title transliterated from Greek], printed at the Cambridge University Press and published by Bowes and Bowes, Cambridge, 1912. The contents include a manuscript copy of the poems, a draft title page of the volume and notes to the printer, all in the hand of Francis Jenkinson; a printed proof of the volume bearing annotations in various hands, including corrections apparently in the hand of Elizabeth...
Dates: 1912-1952
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