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E. R. Eddison

AKA Eric Rucker Eddison

Born: 24-Nov-1882
Birthplace: Leeds, Yorkshire, England [1]
Died: 18-Aug-1945
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Worm Ouroboros

[1] Adel, an area of Leeds, in West Yorkshire. Some sources give Saint Helens as his birth location (including Britannica, which says "Saint Helens, Merseyside"). There is a Saint Helens which is in Merseyside and there is a Saint Helens which is a part of Adel in Yorkshire.

Wife: Winifred Grace Henderson (m. 1909, one daughter)

    High School: Eton College
    University: BA, Trinity College, Oxford University (1905)

    UK Official Comptroller-General, Department of Overseas Trade (1930-37)

Author of books:
The Worm Ouroboros (1922, novel)
Styrbiorn the Strong (1926)
Egil's Saga (1930, annotated translation)
Mistress of Mistresses (1935, novel, Zimiamvia Trilogy)
A Fish Dinner in Memison (1941, novel, Zimiamvia Trilogy)

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