Search SFE    Search EoF

  Omit cross-reference entries  

Stark, Harriet

Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.

(1868-1944) US author in whose moral tale, The Bacillus of Beauty: A Romance of Today (1900), a lady is infected with a beauty-enhancing bacillus (see Biology). Her character – as dramatized through the diary she keeps – subsequently deteriorates, and she dies. [JC/PN]

Harriet Stark Wride

born Payson, Utah: 23 September 1868

died Payson, Utah: 23 August 1944



previous versions of this entry

This website uses cookies.  More information here. Accept Cookies