Lady Margaret Sackville (24 December 1881 – 18 April 1963) was an English poet and children’s author.
Born at 60 Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, Lady Margaret was the youngest child of Reginald Windsor Sackville, 7th Earl De La Warr, who died when she was fourteen. She was a second cousin of Vita Sackville-West.
She began to write poetry at an early age and at sixteen became a ... more »
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''Laughter is ever young, whereas tragedy, except the very highest of all, quickly becomes haggard.''Margaret Sackville (1881-1963), British poet. The Works of Susan Ferrier, vol. 1, introduction (1929).
''When all is said and done, monotony may after all be the best condition for creation.''Margaret Sackville (1881-1963), British poet. The Works of Susan Ferrier, vol. 1, introduction (1929).