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Elizabeth Marie Pope
Born: 1917 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Nationality: American
Occupation: Writer
Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2007. From Literature Resource Center.
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Updated:Dec. 6, 2007

Born May 1, 1917, in Washington, DC; ; died August 4, 1992, in Biddeford, ME; daughter of Christopher (a banker) and Florence (Thompson) Pope. Education: Bryn Mawr College, A.B., 1940; Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D., 1944. Politics: Democrat. Religion: Episcopalian. Memberships: American Association of University Professors, Renaissance Society, Mediaeval Society of America, Society for Creative Anachronism.


Mills College, Oakland, CA, assistant professor, 1944-55, associate professor, 1955-62, professor of English, beginning 1962.



  • Paradise Regained: The Tradition and the Poem, Johns Hopkins Press, 1947.
  • The Sherwood Ring (novel), Houghton, 1956.
  • The Perilous Gard (novel), Houghton, 1974.

Source Citation   (MLA 8th Edition)
"Elizabeth Marie Pope." Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2007. Literature Resource Center, Accessed 22 Apr. 2019.

Gale Document Number: GALE|H1000079110