Merton College, Oxford University

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Emily Faithfull
EF 's father, Ferdinand Faithfull , born 1789, was the son of John Faithfull , who was a graduate of Merton College , Oxford, and rector of Warfield near Windsor. One of three...
Family and Intimate relationships Winifred Peck
Winifred's father, the Rev. Edmund Arbuthnott Knox , was a Fellow of Merton College , Oxford, and a clergyman of Evangelical opinions who later became a bishop. WP mentions his holiday diaries, his composition of...
Residence T. S. Eliot
His intention had been to study at Merton College, Oxford , but he found he liked London better than Oxford, and in any case the outbreak of the First World War radically altered conditions in...
Textual Production Mary More
MM wrote, but did not publish, a poem To the most Ingenious Mr. Robert Whitehall , Fellow of Merton College in Oxon.
Ezell, Margaret J. M. The Patriarch’s Wife. University of North Carolina Press, 1987.
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Textual Production G. B. Stern
GBS did her writing early in the day: sometimes before breakfast, always from ten to one.
Stern, G. B. Trumpet Voluntary. Cassell, 1944.
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The major collection of her papers at Boston University includes letters and proofs. More letters are in the...

Timeline

1993
Three formerly male-only Oxford colleges each elected its first female head: Marilyn Butler became Rector of Exeter , Averil Cameron Warden of Keble , and Jessica Rawson Warden of Merton .