Dobell, Eva (pseudonym “Eva D.”) (F)

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