Bibesco, Elizabeth (1897–1943)

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Bibesco, Elizabeth (1897–1943)

English writer. Name variations: Princess Bibesco. Born Elizabeth Asquith in 1897; died 1943; dau. of Herbert Henry Asquith (1852–1928, later earl of Oxford and Asquith) and Margot (Tennant) Asquith; stepsister of Violet Bonham-Carter (1887–1969); m. Prince Antoine Bibesco, 1919.

Wrote I Have Only Myself to Blame (1921), Balloons (1923), There is No Return (1927) and Portrait of Caroline (1931).

See also Women in World History.

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