Edward Smedley

Standard Name: Smedley, Edward


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Birth Menella Bute Smedley
The survivors were sister and brother older than MBS , and another sister who was younger. Standard sources give the year of her birth as 1819, but this is a mistake. Family sources (her father's...
Family and Intimate relationships Menella Bute Smedley
MBS 's father, the Rev. Edward Smedley , was a curate with an MA from Trinity College, Cambridge .
Allibone, S. Austin, editor. A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors Living and Deceased. Gale Research, 1965.
To supplement the family income, he also worked as a teacher and Cambridge tutor. The...
Textual Production Mary Boyle
Sometime after 1864 MB worked together with Tennyson , Landor , and Wordsworth in a miscellany encouraged by Lord Northampton (brother of her friend Lady Marian Alford, and son of the remarkable poet Margaret, Lady Northampton


January 1849-March 1850
Frank Smedley 's Frank Fairlegh; or, Scenes from the Life of a Private Pupil was serialised, in monthly parts, in Sharpe's London Magazine.