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Mary Theodora Joyce WILCOX

Also known as: Dora; Mrs William MOORE

Born: 24/11/1873

Died: 14/12/1953

Additional Information:

Poet and playwright.  Wrote such as 'Verses from Maori Land' (1905), 'Rata and Mistletoe' (1911), 'Seven Poems' (1924). She wrote an ode to celebrate the opening of Federal Parliament for which she won the Sydney Morning Herald Prize in 1927. Plays written by her include 'Commander Capston' (1931) and 'The Four-poster' (1937).


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  • Image - Dora Wilcox

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