John Kenyon

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Standard Name: Kenyon, John,, 1784 - 1856

Connections

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Friends, Associates Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Elizabeth Barrett was introduced to Mary Russell Mitford , who became a lifelong friend, by her cousin John Kenyon ; she met Wordsworth the following day.
Forster, Margaret. Elizabeth Barrett Browning: A Biography. Grafton, 1990.
80-2
Browning, Robert, and Elizabeth Barrett Browning. The Brownings’ Correspondence. Kelley, Philip, Ronald Hudson, and Scott LewisEditors , Wedgestone Press, 1984.
3: 320
Friends, Associates Anna Brownell Jameson
ABJ was introduced to Elizabeth Barrett by John Kenyon .
Thomas, Clara. Love and Work Enough: The Life of Anna Jameson. University of Toronto Press, 1967.
169
Friends, Associates Mary Russell Mitford
MRM first met the young Elizabeth Barrett (later Elizabeth Barrett Browning) , in London, though Barrett's cousin John Kenyon .
Mitford, Mary Russell. The Life of Mary Russell Mitford: Told by Herself in Letters To Her Friends. L’Estrange, Alfred Guy KinghamEditor , Harper and Brothers, 1870.
2: 174
Mudge, Bradford Keyes, editor. Dictionary of Literary Biography 116. Gale Research, 1992.
116: 196
Literary responses Elizabeth Barrett Browning
EBB 's family's response was enthusiastic. She was also particularly pleased to receive both commendation and criticism from her neighbour Sir Uvedale Price (with whom she then entered into a lively debate by letter) as...
Literary responses Mary Russell Mitford
John Kenyon wrote in 1833 to tell MRM of the delight taken by himself and his brother in her tolerant and humanizing pen.
Mitford, Mary Russell. The Life of Mary Russell Mitford: Told by Herself in Letters To Her Friends. L’Estrange, Alfred Guy KinghamEditor , Harper and Brothers, 1870.
2: 145
Her reputation as a financially successful author brought her unwelcome...
Reception Sara Coleridge
SC 's biographer Bradford Keyes Mudge, however, sees Edith's contribution less positively. He writes: having no desire to expose any part of her mother's private life, Edith edited a two-dimensional portrait of a proper Victorian...
Textual Production Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
This work involved her in finding—and engaging in voluminous correspondence with—contributors (who often were or became her personal friends), such as Anna Maria Hall , Felicia Hemans , Amelia Opie , Mary Russell Mitford ,...
Wealth and Poverty Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Perhaps following Pen's birth, Robert Browning was persuaded to accept an allowance of £100 a year from EBB 's wealthy cousin John Kenyon . Kenyon wished to help the couple financially, and perhaps to equalize...
Wealth and Poverty Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The death on 3 December 1856 of EBB 's cousin John Kenyon (who had shared her literary interests) brought substantial legacies to both Brownings. The greater amount of his inheritance went to Robert , and...

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