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Violet Hobhouse (1864 - 1902):
Writer


Violet Hobhouse was born in County Antrim and was extremely interested in Irish folklore and culture. She was a fluent speaker of Irish, and a keen Unionist, and she toured England, where she spoke publically against Home Rule. She published poetry and novels, among which were An Unknown Quantity (1898) and Warp and Weft (1899).

Born: 1864
Died: 1902
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