Arthur Severn

Standard Name: Severn, Arthur


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Family and Intimate relationships Marie Corelli
In 1906-7, at the age of fifty-one, MC developed an unrequited love for the artist Arthur Severn . For more than ten years she wrote to him daily. The two started off as friends, with...
Publishing Marie Corelli
MC published The Devil's Motor, a novel with illustrations supplied by artist Arthur Severn , whom she thought of as a second Turner.
Kowalczyk, Richard L. “Marie Corelli and Arthur Severn’s Reputation as an Artist”. Modern Philology, pp. 322 - 7.
Blain, Virginia, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford, 1990.
TLS Centenary Archive Centenary Archive [1902-2012].
456 (6 October 1910): 367
Textual Production Marie Corelli
Open Confession, To a Man from a Woman, MC 's fictionalized account of her love for the sculptor Arthur Severn , was published later in the year of her death.
Mitchell, Sally, editor. Victorian Britain: An Encyclopedia. Garland Press, 1988.
OCLC WorldCat.
British Library Catalogue.


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