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By Still Waters (Illustrated Edition) Edward Garrett

By Still Waters (Illustrated Edition)

Edward Garrett

Published February 6th 2009
ISBN : 9781409966135
Paperback
204 pages
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Isabella Fyvie Mayo (1843-1914) was a Scottish poet and novelist who also wrote under the pen name Edward Garrett. Isabella was privately educated at a girls school near Covent Garden. With the help of friends she published poems and stories, usingMoreIsabella Fyvie Mayo (1843-1914) was a Scottish poet and novelist who also wrote under the pen name Edward Garrett. Isabella was privately educated at a girls school near Covent Garden. With the help of friends she published poems and stories, using the pseudonym Edward Garrett. She spent most of her life living in Aberdeen, where she was the first woman elected to a public board. Her works include: The Occupations of a Retired Life (1868), By Still Waters (1874), Doing and Dreaming (1876), The Dead Sin and Other Stories (1878), Rab Bethunes Double- or, Lifes Long Battle Won (1894) and Recollections (1910).