Dobell, Eva (pseudonym Eva D.) (F)

Surname: Dobell
Forename(s): Eveline (Eva) Jessie
b. 30 January 1876. d. 3 October 1963. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and editor. Pseudonym: Eva D. Daughter of Clarence Mason Dobell, and niece of Sydney Dobell. Born in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire. Wrote about her experiences while serving as a volunteer nurse with the Voluntary Aid Detachment during World War I, and also wrote poems about her native Gloucestershire. Author of Songs and Sonnets (1904). Editor of A Poet’s Return: Some Later Poems of Lady Margaret Sackville (1940). Author identified from Chambers’s Journal ledger entry for The Cotswold Hills, published on 22 July 1899, which lists the poet as Miss E. Dobell, of The Grove, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham (NLS Dep 341/371). Additional biographical information: Wikipedia (27 January 2022). (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Cotswold Hills 1899-07-22 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12576
Song 1900-11-17 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12473