Cooper, Elizabeth. The Rival Widows. T. Woodward, 1735.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Cultural formation||Hannah Cullwick||
To all eyes she lived as Munby's servant; she often still slept in the basement kitchen. In the evenings, however, she played the role of a lady wife, sitting with Munby in the parlour, conversing...
|Cultural formation||Ann Hatton|
|Education||Elizabeth Pipe Wolferstan||
EPW says nothing specific about her intellectual development, except that Richardson 's Sir Charles Grandison had formed her mind and heart. Her education was clearly a good one that included much reading.
|Education||Mary Cowden Clarke||
MCC later remembered her responsibility, when very young, of escorting her two next younger brothers to their school.
Unlike them, she began her education at home. She writes fondly about the rich array of...
Clarke, Mary Cowden. My Long Life. Dodd, Mead, 1896.
|Education||Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck||
In the house of an aunt she was surprised to find novels (particularly those of Richardson ) a topic of conversation,
and that (in her own judgement) Fielding and Smollett , and various...
Schimmelpenninck, Mary Anne. Life of Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck. Hankin, Christiana C.Editor , Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1858.
|Education||Mrs F. C. Patrick||
She must have been well educated. She has a good grasp of history and politics, and of canonical English fiction from Richardson to her own most respected immediate female predecessors. She took a wry interest...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Stéphanie-Félicité de Genlis|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Elizabeth Graeme Ferguson||
Her mother, born Ann Diggs, was stepdaughter of the first colonial governor of Pennsylvania. Ann died in 1765, and like Elizabeth Singer Rowe (and Richardson 's Clarissa) she left posthumous letters for delivery after her death.
Garraty, John A., and Mark C. Carnes, editors. American National Biography. Oxford University Press, 1999.
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.
|Family and Intimate relationships||Elizabeth Gilding||
Like her, he was a contributor to magazines: a juvenile work by him appeared in the Lady's Magazine in 1775, and he later contributed to the European and other magazines under the name of Fidelio...
|Friends, Associates||Laetitia Pilkington|
|Friends, Associates||Mehetabel Wright|