Clifford, James L. Hester Lynch Piozzi (Mrs Thrale). Clarendon Press.
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HW 's story of her education is one of tyranny and resistance. Her worst beating from her father was incurred for obstinacy. Her elder sister Jane (called Diana in her memoirs) was supposed to teach...
Her mother began teaching her out of Goldsmith 's History of England (1764), started Elizabeth on the piano before she was five, and engaged a Swiss woman to teach her French, but found both her...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Ellen Johnston||
She stoutly rejects Goldsmith 's assertion that a woman who has stooped to folly can only die: I did not, however, feel inclined to die when I could no longer conceal what the world falsely...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Elizabeth Gilding||
Like her, he was a contributor to magazines: a juvenile work by him appeared in the Lady's Magazine in 1775, and he later contributed to the European and other magazines under the name of Fidelio...
|Friends, Associates||Hester Lynch Piozzi|
|Friends, Associates||Laetitia-Matilda Hawkins||
Visitors to her parents' house included Oliver Goldsmith and Samuel Johnson , whom the Hawkins children nicknamed Polyphemus, after the one-eyed giant in the Odyssey.
After Johnson's death, John Hawkins was...
Hawkins, Laetitia-Matilda. Memoirs, Anecdotes, Facts and Opinions. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, and C. and J. Rivington.
|Friends, Associates||Samuel Johnson||
Johnson had a talent for friendship which he kept well exercised: the names mentioned here represent only a selection of his friendships. His early London friends, whom he met during a comparatively poorly documented period...
|Friends, Associates||Ellis Cornelia Knight|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Medora Gordon Byron||
The Englishman ties its first sentence to a quotation from Goldsmith 's Citizen of the World about spontaneous liking for certain individuals. Its first sentence is This spontaneous friendship is not more the offering of...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Frances Jacson|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Dorothea Primrose Campbell|