Elizabeth Robins Pennell

Standard Name: Pennell, Elizabeth Robins


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Family and Intimate relationships Rosamund Marriott Watson
She probably met the handsome Watson , a novelist who was, like her first husband, an Australian, in 1893 when he attended practices of the cricket team of which he and her second husband were...
Friends, Associates Rosamund Marriott Watson
According to Angela Leighton , the social scandal that erupted in the wake of RMW 's adultery and second divorce not only created a rift in private between the writer and many of her friends...
Publishing Rosamund Marriott Watson
The book is dedicated with affection and esteem
Watson, Rosamund Marriott. The Art of the House. G. Bell and Sons.
to art critic and professor R. A. M. Stevenson (cousin of the famous novelist). Earlier versions of the essays had appeared in the Pall Mall Gazette...
Reception Mary Wollstonecraft
US art critic and author Elizabeth Robins Pennell , at the very beginning of her career, published at Boston her Life of Mary Wollstonecraft (which a modern critic, Gary Kelly , singles out as the...


14 May 1885: Americans Elizabeth Robins Pennell and Joseph...

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14 May 1885

Americans Elizabeth Robins Pennell and Joseph Pennell dated their preface to A Canterbury Pilgrimage (written by her, illustrated by him) about a three-day journey by tandem tricycle from London to Canterbury loosely following the footsteps...

1899: American folklorist Charles Godfrey Leland...

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American folklorist Charles Godfrey Leland published Aradia; or, The Gospel of the Witches, which later had a considerable impact on the formation of Neopagan religious movements, including Wicca and Stregheria.


Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, and Joseph Pennell. A Canterbury Pilgrimage. Editor Buchanan, Dave, University of Alberta Press, 2015.