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Elizabeth Wordsworth (23 June 1840-30 Nov 1932)


contributor to MP (1871-1893), principal of Lady Margaret Hall


Daughter of the Rt. Rev. Christopher Wordsworth, she was appointed Lady Principal of Lady Margaret Hall in 1878. She contributed a poem to MP in 1871 under the name 'VERITAS' and probably was the author of another 16 poems which appeared under that pseudonym to February 1883.

[Battiscombe, Reluctant Pioneer]