Elizabeth Lamb, Viscountess Melbourne

Standard Name: Melbourne, Elizabeth Lamb,,, Viscountess
Used Form: Lady Melbourne

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships George Gordon, sixth Baron Byron
Lord Byron 's marriage to Annabella Milbanke was at least in part engineered by Lady Melbourne , mother-in-law of Lady Caroline Lamb . Annabella had refused Byron once before she accepted him.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Douglass, Paul. Lady Caroline Lamb. Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
128-30, 134-5
Family and Intimate relationships Lady Caroline Lamb
After almost a year's separation, Byron and LCL had a meeting brokered by Lady Melbourne and Lady Bessborough with the idea of convincing Caroline that the affair was over.
Douglass, Paul. Lady Caroline Lamb. Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
148-9
Family and Intimate relationships Lady Caroline Lamb
LCL 's mother-in-law, Lady Melbourne , and sister-in-law, Lady Emily Cowper (later Palmerston) , were said to be seriously trying to end LCL 's marriage to William Lamb because of her notoriety.
Douglass, Paul. “Playing Byron: Lady Caroline Lamb’s Glenarvon and the Music of Isaac Nathan”. European Romantic Review, pp. 1 - 24.
3
Douglass, Paul. Lady Caroline Lamb. Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
160, 179-80
Family and Intimate relationships Lady Caroline Lamb
She told Sydney Morgan she had her first experience of falling in love at twelve.
Sydney Owenson, Lady Morgan,. Lady Morgan’s Memoirs. Dixon, William Hepworth and Geraldine JewsburyEditors , AMS Press, 1975.
2: 212
She had a passion for William Lamb, yet was at first reluctant to marry him because she felt...
Family and Intimate relationships Lady Caroline Lamb
Her mother then fell ill; Caroline was persuaded that she was to blame and in early September, her parents and husband bore her off to Bessborough House in Kilkenny, Ireland.
Douglass, Paul. Lady Caroline Lamb. Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
126
Her exchange of...
Family and Intimate relationships Lady Caroline Lamb
Her mother-in-law, Lady Melbourne , had already died, in April 1818.
Douglass, Paul. Lady Caroline Lamb. Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
212
Family and Intimate relationships Harriette Wilson
The man for whom HW left Lord Craven, probably in late 1801, was Frederic Lamb , one of a remarkably talented family whose mother, Lady Melbourne , was believed to advance their careers (including that...
Friends, Associates Anne Damer
Friends, Associates Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire
The Duchess of Devonshire knew virtually everyone in London society. Set apart was the Devonshire House Circle: a clique of wealthy and fashionable Whigs with rakish or bohemian leanings, who even spoke in their...
Leisure and Society Anne Damer
AD was often a subject for other artists. Sometime before 1775 Daniel Gardner painted an unusual fancy picture of her, with her friends Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire (a particularly frequent sitter on account of her...
Publishing Isabella Kelly
Textual Features Lady Caroline Lamb
The printed selection begins with girlhood letters to Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire 's elder daughter. It goes on to include correspondence with friends and publishers, analyses of feelings and comments on the experience of pregnancy...
Textual Production George Paston
GP had discovered these letters—written by, among others, Elizabeth Pigot , Lady Caroline Lamb , Augusta Leigh , Lady Melbourne , Annabella Milbanke , Claire Clairmont , and the actresses Susan Boyce and Mrs Spencer...

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