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British Writers: D - G

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  • Lucie Duff Gordon (b. - 1869)
    Lucie, Lady Duff-Gordon (1821–1869) was an English author and translator who wrote under the name Lucie Gordon. She is best known for her Letters from Egypt, 1863–1865 (1865) and Last Letters from Eg...
  • William Donaldson (1935 - 2005)
    Charles William Donaldson (4 January 1935 – 22 June 2005) was a British satirist, writer, playboy and, under the pseudonym of Henry Root, author of The Henry Root Letters. Life and career Donalds...
  • Ann Dummett (1930 - 2012)
    Ann, Lady Dummett (born Agnes Margaret Ann Chesney; 4 September 1930 – 7 February 2012) was an English activist, campaigner for racial justice and published author. Early life and career Born at ...
  • Christopher Wentworth Dilke (1913 - 1987)
    Christopher Wentworth Dilke, born 15 December 1913, died 9 November 1987, was an English writer. He was a member of a literary family. His mother and grandmother, as well as his great-uncle, Sir Char...
  • William Empson (1906 - 1984)
    Sir William Empson (27 September 1906 – 15 April 1984) was an English literary critic and poet, widely influential for his practice of closely reading literary works, a practice fundamental to New Cr...

British Writers: D - G

This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources.

Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

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