Standard Name: Lubbock, Percy
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|Cultural formation||Mary Cholmondeley||
Daughter of a Church of England clergyman, MC was educated at home until she was sixteen. She lived her whole life in England—her close friend Percy Lubbock described her as quintessentially English. She spent...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Mary Cholmondeley|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Mary Cholmondeley||
Although MC never married, her journals indicate that she received a marriage proposal from someone she described as a clever man. She believed that this offer altered her standing: it has rather raised me in...
|Friends, Associates||Mary Cholmondeley||
According to Percy Lubbock , MC and her sisters entertained often and were charming and successful hostesses. Mary was nevertheless said to be a shy and modest woman who, while she found writing tedious, enjoyed...
|Leisure and Society||Dorothy Bussy|
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