Historical records matching Ethel Lilian Voynich
About Ethel Lilian Voynich
Ethel Lilian Voynich, née Boole, was an Irish novelist and musician, and a supporter of several revolutionary causes. She was born in Cork, but grew up in England. Voynich was a significant figure, not only on the late Victorian literary scene, but also in Russian émigré circles. She is best known for her novel The Gadfly, which became hugely popular in her lifetime, especially in Soviet Union and China.