She dedicated this text to Kit Anstruther-Thomson
Family and Intimate relationships
Following the departure of her companion Mary Robinson
began a new relationship with Clementina (Kit) Anstruther-Thomson
Colby, Vineta. Vernon Lee: A Literary Biography. University of Virginia Press, 2003.
This collection of essays, written at various times from about thirty years before its publication, constitutes a more thorough and effective study of psychological aesthetics than those undertaken by Lee and Kit Anstruther-Thomson
In collaboration with her former companion Clementina (Kit) Anstruther-Thomson
published Beauty and Ugliness, and Other Studies in Psychological Aesthetics.
Mannocchi, Phyllis. “’Vernon Lee’: A Reintroduction and Primary Bibliography”. English Literature in Transition, No. 4, pp. 231 - 67.