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30th April 2024

It is quite remarkable that Marghanita Laski (above) is not commemorated with a blue plaque at Capo di Monte where she lived from 1949 to 1988. Not only was she a marvellous novelist and well-known TV and radio personality, she also contributed "about a quarter of a million slips to the OED, making her the single most productive volunteer during the course of the Dictionary’s history".  

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