John Tilly

Standard Name: Tilly, John


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Family and Intimate relationships Delarivier Manley
DM was introduced by Catharine Trotter to John Tilly , governor of the Fleet Prison ; he became her first long-term lover, with whom she stayed till December 1702.
Ballaster, Ros. “Early Women Writers: Lives and Times. Delarivier Manley (c. 1663-1724)”. The Female Spectator (1995-), Vol.
, No. 1, pp. 2-5.
Family and Intimate relationships Catharine Trotter
Manley made fairly unlikely allegations that CT had affairs with John Tilly (she calls them, after fictional characters, Calista and Cleander),
CT had been called called Calista in The Female Wits; Cleander was...
Textual Production Delarivier Manley
Scholarship on women's writing, as it advanced by leaps and bounds in the later twentieth century, generally attributed this work to DM . But the attribution rests largely on a perhaps opportunistic claim made in...


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