Legge, Margaret. The Price of Stephen Bonyng. Alston Rivers, 1913.
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Thereafter, she taught herself, studying philosophy, Latin, German, Italian, French, political economy, and theology.
She was very well read and took a particular interest in the writings of Caroline Norton , Felicia Hemans
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Dorling, William. Memoirs of Dora Greenwell. James Clarke, 1885.
During the five years of their engagement, John Austin decided that Sarah was in need of a rigorous intellectual education in accordance with his religious, political, and philosophical bent of mind.
He provided her...
Frank, Katherine. Lucie Duff Gordon: A Passage to Egypt. Hamish Hamilton, 1994.
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AB bore her younger son, Francis , who became an influential scientist, writer, and thinker, as well as Lord Chancellor of England, and Viscount St Albans.
The early-twentieth-century Baconian movement (a group of scholars and...
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Browne had made his Pseudodoxia epidemica, or, Enquiries into very many received tenents [sic] and commonly presumed truths (addressed not to ordinary, mis-informed people but to men of learning) almost an encyclopaedia of seventeenth-century misconceptions...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Margaret Roberts|
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|Intertextuality and Influence||Christian Isobel Johnstone||
The title-page of the first quotes from Francis Bacon (Knowledge is Power) and from the mother of Sir William Jones (Read and you will know).
It portrays the widow Mrs...
Johnstone, Christian Isobel. Diversions of Hollycot. Oliver and Boyd, 1828.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Emily Lawless||
The title-page adapts a remark of Francis Bacon about the exchange of thoughts with friends. EL 's own subtitle stresses that her emphasis here will be on ideas, or statements of personal philosophy, rather than...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Mary Frances Billington||
Each chapter reflects on a single yet complex aspect of female life in India, from a woman's birth to her death. Each includes an epigraph to introduce its themes and issues, some from Indian cultural...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Elizabeth B. Lester|