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British Writers: L - P

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  • The Right Honourable John Enoch Powell, MBE (1912 - 1998)
    John Enoch Powell, MBE (16 June 1912 – 8 February 1998), was a British politician. He served as a Conservative Member of Parliament (1950–1974) and was Minister of Health (1960–1963) then Ulster Unio...
  • Constance Georgina Lytton (1869 - 1923)
    Constance Georgina Bulwer-Lytton (Jane Warton, Jane Wharton) (born 12 January 1869, Vienna, died 2 May 1923, Knebworth House) was an influential British suffragette activist, writer, speaker and campai...
  • Favell Lee Mortimer (1802 - 1878)
    Lee Mortimer, born Favell Lee Bevan (14 July 1802 – 22 August 1878) was an English Evangelical author of educational books for children. Favell Lee Bevan was born on 14 July 1802 at Russell Square in L...
  • Judith Miller (1951 - 2023)

British Writers: L - P

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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  • Constance Naden
  • Robert Morton Nance
  • Violet Needham
  • Edith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland; 1858 – 1924) was an English author and poet who published books for children under the name of E. Nesbit. She wrote The Railway Children. Also a political activist and co-founded the Fabian Society, a socialist organisation later connected to the Labour Party.
  • Frances Neville
  • John Newbery
  • Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols (1893 – 1944) English writer, war poet of WW1, playwright.
  • Sir Harold Nicolson, KCVO MP (1886 - 1968)
  • Adela Florence Nicolson
  • David Niven born James David Graham Niven (1910 - 1983) Actor, novelist and Autobiographer
  • Laura Noble
  • James Ashcroft Noble (1844-1896) Journalist, essayist, hymnologist
  • Sir Dudley North (1641 - 1691)
  • Sir Thomas North (1535 - c.1604)
  • Caroline Sheridan Norton (1808-1877) English poet, novelist
  • Frances Norton, Lady Norton
  • Mary Norton née Pearson (1903 – 1992), English author of children's books




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