Ernan Forbes Dennis

Standard Name: Dennis, Ernan Forbes
Used Form: Alban Ernan Forbes Dennis

Connections

Connections Sort descending Author name Excerpt
Family and Intimate relationships Phyllis Bottome
PB became engaged to Scottish aristocrat Alban Ernan Forbes Dennis , whom she had met while recovering from a lung ailment at St Moritz.
Bottome, Phyllis. The Challenge. Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1953.
216-19
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
197
Family and Intimate relationships Phyllis Bottome
PB 's and Forbes Dennis 's engagement finally came to an end, and they lost contact for the next few years.
Bottome, Phyllis. The Challenge. Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1953.
273
Family and Intimate relationships Phyllis Bottome
PB received a letter from her former fiancé, Forbes Dennis , proposing that they should get married on his next leave from the front.
Bottome, Phyllis. The Challenge. Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1953.
400
Family and Intimate relationships Phyllis Bottome
PB married Ernan Forbes Dennis at the Mairie in the Apache Quarter in Paris, following this with another civil ceremony at the British Consulate and a celebration at the Embassy Church .
Bottome, Phyllis. The Challenge. Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1953.
405
Family and Intimate relationships Phyllis Bottome
In her second winter at St Moritz, PB 's future fiancé, Ernan Forbes Dennis , moved into her pension. Like Bottome, Forbes Dennis was a convalescent; he had numerous chest ailments, and his brother...
Family and Intimate relationships Phyllis Bottome
After her father died in 1913, PB 's estranged fiancé, Ernan Forbes Dennis , contacted her through her publishers and suggested in a letter of condolence that they should become reacquainted as friends.
Bottome, Phyllis. The Challenge. Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1953.
377-8
During...
Friends, Associates Phyllis Bottome
PB and Forbes Dennis , driven by their interest in education, became students of Alfred Adler 's Individual Psychology; this led them to lifelong friendship with the psychologist.
Bottome, Phyllis. The Goal. Faber and Faber, 1962.
73, 136-40
Health Phyllis Bottome
He also told her he could not promise that she would be able to have a child. Meanwhile he told her fiancé, Ernan Forbes Dennis , that he for his part would completely recover in...
Occupation Phyllis Bottome
PB and her husband, Ernan Forbes Dennis , established a school for English and American boys in Kitzbühel, Germany, with the goal of plac[ing] a brick in the invisible structure of World Peace.
Bottome, Phyllis. The Goal. Faber and Faber, 1962.
129
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
197
Lassner, Phyllis. British Women Writiers of World War II: Battlegrounds of Their Own. St Martin’s Press, 1998.
216
Occupation Phyllis Bottome
In 1915, on her way home from a trip to Paris to see Ernan Forbes , PB encountered victims of the first gas attacks: they were not really men any more, these tortured boys, but...
Textual Features Phyllis Bottome
This book, set in 1938 in Austria, condemns both NaziGermany and aggressive, self-destructive aspects of Austrian and German culture.
Lassner, Phyllis. British Women Writiers of World War II: Battlegrounds of Their Own. St Martin’s Press, 1998.
230
The novel developed out of PB 's experiences at Kitzbühel in Germany...
Theme or Topic Treated in Text Phyllis Bottome
Early in the book she describes her first diagnosis with a lung infection only weeks after her sister's death. She also discusses her life during the First World War, which included a job as a...
Travel Phyllis Bottome
PB and her husband, Forbes Dennis , travelled to the United States, where they lectured, conducted negotiations with Bottome's publishers, and visited old friends.
Calder, Robert. Beware the British Serpent. McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2004.
65, 169
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
197

Timeline

No timeline events available.