British Library Catalogue.
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|Cultural formation||Elizabeth Barrett Browning|
|Dedications||Blanche Warre Cornish||
It is discreetly dedicated (by her initials) to Jane Brookfield , mistress of Thackeray .
It was soon translated into Dutch, and published in the USA both at New York and at Philadelphia...
Sutherland, John. The Stanford Companion to Victorian Fiction. Stanford University Press, 1989.
Cornish, Blanche Warre. Alcestis. Smith, Elder, 1873.
|Education||Pearl S. Buck|
|Education||Louisa May Alcott|
Marguerite Johnson had already become a voracious reader, both of Black writers and of canonical dead white males. Shakespeare , she wrote later, was my first white love.
She also enjoyed and respected...
Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Heinemann New Windmill Series, 1995.
|Education||Frances Isabella Duberly||
After her mother died she was sent to a boarding school at High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire (which she later remembered, perhaps snobbishly, for the lack of good company). By one means or the other she...
|Education||John Strange Winter||
After this she completed her education at home. Although even in this context she says, I was not well educated, for I never would learn,
she also described herself as having always been from...
Bainton, George, editor. The Art of Authorship. J. Clarke, 1890.
TD and Aru were briefly enrolled at a boarding school in Nice where they studied French.
After moving to England they continued their studies and attended the Higher Lectures for Women series begun by Henry Sidgwick
Rao, Raja, and Toru Dutt. “Aru and Toru”. Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan, Writers Workshop, 1972.
In the summer of 1852 Elizabeth and Alice Thompson (later AM ) began their education under their father's instruction. Recording her daughters' lessons, Christiana Thompson writes, Dear little angels do their writing . ....
|Education||L. M. Montgomery|
She worked as an amanuensis for Thackeray , transcribing his The Rose and the Ring. She maintained a lifelong fondness for him, and on his death in 1863 she composed an ode, full of...
William Makepeace Thackeray published his first book, Flore et Zephyr, a collection of captioned ballet caricatures that he had drawn.
May 1839-February 1840
Under the pseudonym of Ikey Solomons, Esq., junior, William Makepeace Thackeray published Catherine, a novel satirising the Newgate school of crime fiction, in serial form in Fraser's Magazine.
William Makepeace Thackeray 's novelThe Luck of Barry Lyndon, by Fitz-Boodle appeared serially in Fraser's Magazine.
February 1846-February 1847
William Makepeace Thackeray 's The Snobs of England was serialised in Punch.
January 1847-July 1848
William Makepeace Thackeray 's most famous novel, Vanity Fair, was serialised in monthly instalments with illustrations by the author.
November 1848-December 1850
William Makepeace Thackeray 's autobiographicalnovelPendennis appeared in twenty-four monthly parts, with his own illustrations.
By 6 November 1852
William Makepeace Thackeray published his historical novel, set at the time of the Jacobite uprising, The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne.
William Makepeace Thackeray published The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century, compiled from a series of critical lectures given in England, Scotland, and the United States.