- Dame Catherine. 1906-98, British novelist, known for her popular novels set in northeast England
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Examples from the Web for cookson
Well, it is possible; old Cookson may not be so great a fool as he looks.
I hear from Mr Cookson that you have been mugging lately, just as I have.
Of these, and so many more, Mr. Cookson has at this moment fifteen thousand plants.About Orchids
In the morning a sailor conducted the boys to the house where Mr. Cookson had established himself.A Chapter of Adventures
G. A. Henty
On the 31st of March Cookson and Keir struck track of guns, and presently they were attacked with great determination.South Africa and the Transvaal War, vol. 7