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ES 's first play for children (based on a famous Victorian story), Thackeray 's Rose and the Ring, Dramatised in two acts, appeared in the anthology Plays for Schools, from her brother 's firm Sidgwick and Jackson .
|Cultural formation||Elizabeth Barrett Browning|
|Dedications||Blanche Warre Cornish||
It is discreetly dedicated (by her initials) to Jane Brookfield , mistress of Thackeray .
It was soon translated into Dutch, and published in the USA both at New York and at Philadelphia...
Sutherland, John. The Stanford Companion to Victorian Fiction. Stanford University Press, 1989.
Cornish, Blanche Warre. Alcestis. Smith, Elder, 1873.
At a very early age Emma Martin could recite See'st thou my home is where yon woods are waving by Felicia Hemans .
After leaving school she continued to study music with Dr Zacariah or Zechariah Buck
Marshall, Beatrice. Emma Marshall. Seeley, 1900.
In the summer of 1852 Elizabeth and Alice Thompson (later AM ) began their education under their father's instruction. Recording her daughters' lessons, Christiana Thompson writes, Dear little angels do their writing . ....
|Education||L. M. Montgomery||
LMM attended a one-room schoolhouse across the road from her grandparents' farmhouse, completing her time there in 1892. The following year, she went to the Prince of Wales College in Charlottetown for teacher training. Her...
|Education||Pearl S. Buck||
Mr Kung despised fiction and the Sydenstricker library contained only the supposedly factual Plutarch 's Lives and Foxe 's Book of Martyrs, but Pearl read fiction avidly in both Chinese and English, devouring Shakespeare
|Education||Louisa May Alcott||
LMA frequently attended lectures in Boston, and was present for the speeches of both William Makepeace Thackeray and Charles Dickens . Though she adored Dickens's writings, she judged him in person to be an...
Marguerite Johnson had already become a voracious reader, both of Black writers and of canonical dead white males. Shakespeare , she wrote later, was my first white love.
She also enjoyed and respected...
Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Heinemann New Windmill Series, 1995.
|Education||Frances Isabella Duberly||
After her mother died she was sent to a boarding school at High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire (which she later remembered, perhaps snobbishly, for the lack of good company). By one means or the other she...
|Education||John Strange Winter||
After this she completed her education at home. Although even in this context she says, I was not well educated, for I never would learn,
she also described herself as having always been from...
Bainton, George, editor. The Art of Authorship. J. Clarke, 1890.
TD and Aru were briefly enrolled at a boarding school in Nice where they studied French.
After moving to England they continued their studies and attended the Higher Lectures for Women series begun by Henry Sidgwick
Rao, Raja, and Toru Dutt. “Aru and Toru”. Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan, Writers Workshop, 1972.
Between 1 January and 30 June 1897, her reading included but was not limited to the following: Charlotte Brontë , Lady Barlow (a commentator on Charles Darwin ), Dinah Mulock Craik , George Eliot ,...
She worked as an amanuensis for Thackeray , transcribing his The Rose and the Ring. She maintained a lifelong fondness for him, and on his death in 1863 she composed an ode, full of...
18 June 1815
William Bradbury and Frederick Mullet Evans went into partnership and established the publishing firm of Bradbury and Evans in London.
William Makepeace Thackeray published his first book, Flore et Zephyr, a collection of captioned ballet caricatures that he had drawn.
4 November 1836
Richard Bentley (1794-1871) signed an agreement with Dickens to edit his new monthly periodical, Bentley's Miscellany.
May 1839-February 1840
Under the pseudonym of Ikey Solomons, Esq., junior, William Makepeace Thackeray published Catherine, a novel satirising the Newgate school of crime fiction, in serial form in Fraser's Magazine.
3 May 1841
The London Library , established by Thomas Carlyle with Harriet Martineau , Dickens , Thackeray , and others, first opened its doors.
William Makepeace Thackeray 's novelThe Luck of Barry Lyndon, by Fitz-Boodle appeared serially in Fraser's Magazine.
February 1846-February 1847
William Makepeace Thackeray 's The Snobs of England was serialised in Punch.
William Makepeace Thackeray 's novelRebecca and Rowena, a sequel to Scott 's Ivanhoe, was serialised in Fraser's Magazine.
January 1847-July 1848
William Makepeace Thackeray 's most famous novel, Vanity Fair, was serialised in monthly instalments with illustrations by the author.
November 1848-December 1850
William Makepeace Thackeray 's autobiographicalnovelPendennis appeared in twenty-four monthly parts, with his own illustrations.
2 September 1852
By 6 November 1852
William Makepeace Thackeray published his historical novel, set at the time of the Jacobite uprising, The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne.
William Makepeace Thackeray published The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century, compiled from a series of critical lectures given in England, Scotland, and the United States.
Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, and William Makepeace Thackeray. “Biographical Introductions”. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Biographical Edition, Smith, Elder, 1899, p. various pages.
Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, and William Makepeace Thackeray. “Biographical Introductions”. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Centenary Biographical Edition, Smith, Elder, 1911, p. various pages.
Thackeray, William Makepeace, editor. Cornhill Magazine. Smith, Elder.
Thackeray, William Makepeace. Some Family Letters of W. M. Thackeray; Together with Recollections by his Kinswoman Blanche Warre Cornish. Editor Cornish, Blanche Warre, Houghton Mifflin, 1911.
Sidgwick, Ethel, and William Makepeace Thackeray. “Thackeray’s Rose and the Ring”. Plays for Schools, Sidgwick and Jackson, 1909.