Elizabeth Bowen
 

 

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Elizabeth Bowen 1899-1973

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Born in Dublin. She spent her early years in Dublin and at Bowen’s Court, the family seat, in County Cork. She married in 1923, the same year her collection of short stories, Encounters, was published. She wrote over 25 books including The Death of the Heart, The Heat of the Day, Bowens Court, The Last September, A World of Love and Eva Trout.

            She died in London and is buried in County Cork.

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book