Ivy Compton-Burnett

Ivy Compton-Burnett

Birth
Pinner, London Borough of Harrow, Greater London, England
Death 27 Aug 1969 (aged 85)
Kensington, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Burial Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England
Plot Cremated
Memorial ID 14817386 · View Source
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Author. Her novels describe human weaknesses in ordinary domestic situations. Some of her best known books include "Pastors and Masters" (1925), "Two Worlds and Their Ways" (1949), and "Darkness and Day" (1951). She had a unique writing style that required the readers to pay close attention to the dialogue in order to follow the plot.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 4 Jul 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14817386
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ivy Compton-Burnett (5 Jun 1884–27 Aug 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14817386, citing Putney Vale Cemetery and Crematorium, Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .