Alice Hoatson

Standard Name: Hoatson, Alice

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Dedications E. Nesbit
In the same year she contributed some of the contents to a series of four anthologies entitled from the seasons of the year Spring Songs and Sketches and so on, edited by herself and Robert Ellis Mack
Family and Intimate relationships E. Nesbit
Fictionalizing this event years later, she wrote, What a travesty of a wedding-day!
Briggs, Julia. A Woman of Passion: The Life of E. Nesbit, 1858-1924. Hutchinson, 1987.
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Within a year or two of the wedding she found out about Hubert's other sexual commitment; she went to see Maggie Doran
Family and Intimate relationships E. Nesbit
In 1886, the year of EN 's first stillbirth, her close friend Alice Hoatson became her husband's mistress. Alice then moved in with the Blands: ostensibly to help look after their children, since she was...
Family and Intimate relationships E. Nesbit
EN 's husband, Hubert Bland , had a heart attack in November 1910 and the following year he began to lose his sight. Their triangular family life was changed by his giving up many of...
Friends, Associates E. Nesbit
EN first met Alice Hoatson , who became her husband's life-long lover. Biographer Julia Briggs calls Hoatson her intensest and most painful friendship.
Briggs, Julia. A Woman of Passion: The Life of E. Nesbit, 1858-1924. Hutchinson, 1987.
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Briggs, Julia. A Woman of Passion: The Life of E. Nesbit, 1858-1924. Hutchinson, 1987.
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Publishing E. Nesbit
From early in her marriage EN began writing seriously for periodicals, for the sake of the income she could bring in. She submitted work in prose and poetry to the radical Weekly Dispatch, The...
Textual Production E. Nesbit
EN 's career as a children's writer began in a very small way, with poems and stories to be included in greetings cards or little gift booklets. She and Alice Hoatson were employed by Robert Ellis Mack
Travel E. Nesbit
The Bland family, with assorted friends, holidayed regularly in boating parties on the Medway; a frequent base was the village of Yalding. In January 1892 EN travelled with Alice Hoatson to Antibes on...

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