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Five first day issue stamps, '20th Century Women of Achievement: Portraits of Genius', featuring Dorothy Hodgkin, Margot Fonteyn, Elisabeth Frink, Daphne Du Maurier and Marea Hartman.
Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 50
Arias | Margot Fonteyn De | 1918-1991 | ballet dancer
Frink | Dame | Elisabeth Jean | 1930-1993 | sculptor
Hartman | Dame | (Gladys) Marea | 1920-1994 | sports administrator
Hodgkin | Dorothy Mary Crowfoot | née Crowfoot | 1910-1994 | chemist
Maurier | Dame | Daphne Du | 1907-1989 | novelist