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Winifred Holtby (1898–1935)

English writer Winifred Holtby was born in Rudstone, Yorkshire, in 1898. She was educated at Queen Margaret's School and Somerville College in Oxford, although her education was interrupted by a year's service in the Womens Signal Unit of the Womens Auxiliary Army Corps during World War I. After graduating from Oxford in 1921 she headed to London,... See full bio »

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South Riding
South Riding Writer
South Riding
South Riding Writer
South Riding
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 2011 South Riding (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (novel)
 1974 South Riding (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 13 episodes)
- Give Us This Day (1974) ... (novel)
- Forgive Us Our Trespasses (1974) ... (novel)
- The Number of Our Days (1974) ... (novel)
- Take What You Want and Pay for It (1974) ... (novel)
 1948 Take Back Your Freedom (TV Movie) (play)
 1938 South Riding (novel)

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Book: "Women and a Changing Civilization". See more »

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[on work] Without work, I'm nothing.

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