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Winifred Holtby (1898–1935)

Author of South Riding

Includes the names: Winifred Holty, Winfred Holtby, Winifred Holtby, Winnifred Holtby

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Winifred Holtby, a prolific writer and committed pacifist, met Vera Brittain in 1919. The two writers developed a close friendship and they shared a home and care of Brittain's children for many years until Holtby's death. See Brittain's "Testament of Friendship" (1940).
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