Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
under Harriette Emily Colenso
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The story begins with the ambitions and emotional entanglements of a small group of Slade School of Art students (two men, Paul Tarrant and the precocious success Kit Neville, and one strikingly talented woman, Elinor...
As a teenager, CD wrote later, she suffered much in dancing-classes and wore her prejudice against dance like armour in [her] first battles with the world.
On her return from Geneva she began the...
Dane, Clemence. London Has a Garden. Michael Joseph, 1964.
EDA was educated in London in a convent school. She also spent educational time in Germany and France,
and lived for a while in the Channel Islands, which became the setting for...
Snodgrass, Chris. Ella D’Arcy. pp. 1 - 3.
NM enrolled in an art course at the Slade in London but left after a single month.
Hastings, Selina. Nancy Mitford: A Biography. Hamish Hamilton, 1985.
Mitford, Nancy. “Critical Materials”. Love from Nancy: The Letters of Nancy Mitford, edited by Charlotte Mosley, Hodder and Stoughton, 1993, p. various pages.
Her home teaching was not all literary. For her tenth birthday she was given riding lessons, and soon progressed to riding astride (with a long astride habit to conceal this fact) and jumping. Her father...
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