Brothers, Barbara, and Julia Gergits, editors. Dictionary of Literary Biography 166. Gale Research, 1996.
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Some sources say that PS attended a secondary modern school in Staines (that is one with non-academic aims and expectations). But attendance at a private school is strongly implied by her poem about a girls'...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Caroline Clive|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Arthur Hugh Clough|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Julia Ward Howe||
JWH 's second daughter, Florence , was born, and was named after Florence Nightingale , the remarkable young woman whom the Howes had met while on honeymoon in Europe.
Clifford, Deborah Pickman. Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory. Little, Brown and Co., 1978.
Howe, Julia Ward. Reminiscences, 1819–1899. Houghton Mifflin, 1899.
|Family and Intimate relationships||Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Eleanor Rathbone|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Florence Farr|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Emma Caroline Wood|
|Friends, Associates||Julia Wedgwood||
JW and her sister Euphemia were close to Meta and Marianne Gaskell . Another friend of JW was Florence Nightingale .
Uglow, Jennifer S. Elizabeth Gaskell: A Habit of Stories. Faber and Faber, 1993.
Wedgwood, Barbara, and Hensleigh Wedgwood. The Wedgwood Circle, 1730-1897: Four Generations of a Family and Their Friends. Studio Vista, 1980.
|Friends, Associates||Harriet Martineau||
HM and Florence Nightingale became correspondents in the 1860s, on matters such as nursing.
Martineau, Harriet. “Introduction and Editorial Materials”. Selected Letters, edited by Valerie Sanders, Clarendon Press, 1990, pp. vii - xxxiii, 235.
|Friends, Associates||Frances Isabella Duberly||
FIDmade friends with almost all hands of the Shooting Star, on which she sailed to the Crimea, and they gathered to cheer her as she left the ship at Varna.
(She also mentions...
Duberly, Frances Isabella. Mrs Duberly’s War. Journals and Letters from the Crimea, 1854-6. Kelly, ChristineEditor , Oxford University Press, 2007.
|Friends, Associates||Ann Bridge|
|Friends, Associates||Elizabeth Barrett Browning|
|Friends, Associates||Felicia Skene|