Emily Mirrlees

Standard Name: Mirrlees, Emily
Used Form: Lena Mirrlees

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Hope Mirrlees
HM 's mother, Emily (Moncrieff) Mirrlees (usually called Lena or Lina), was a Scotswoman from a family with strong professional links to the law. Her relationship with Hope was often somewhat troubled, but mother...
Friends, Associates Hope Mirrlees
During the Second World War HM lived at The Shambles in Shamley Green near Guildford, Surrey. She lived here with her mother, Lena Mirrlees , an aunt, Constance Moncrieff , and a number of...
Friends, Associates Hope Mirrlees
T. S. Eliot became a paying guest of HM , her mother , and her aunt at their home in Surrey. He stayed here intermittently for several years, though he was usually in London...
Friends, Associates Hope Mirrlees
While living in Paris, Mirrlees and Harrison entertained visitors who included HM 's mother (widowed in 1924), and Virginia and Leonard Woolf .
Robinson, Annabel. The Life and Work of Jane Ellen Harrison. Oxford University Press, 2001.
298
The two women were acquainted with Edith Wharton , Dorothy (Strachey)
Residence Hope Mirrlees
The two lived together at 11 Mecklenburgh Street, where they studied, wrote, and HM cared for Harrison for rather under two years, until her death on 15 April 1928.
Robinson, Annabel. The Life and Work of Jane Ellen Harrison. Oxford University Press, 2001.
302-4
Some time after this...

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