William Allingham

Standard Name: Allingham, William


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Family and Intimate relationships Margery Allingham
MA 's parents were cousins. Her great-grandfather was born outside marriage, the eldest of a stable, illegitimate second family. There was no connection with the nineteenth-century Irish poet William Allingham .
Martin, Richard. Ink in Her Blood: The Life and Crime Fiction of Margery Allingham. UMI Research Press.
Friends, Associates Matilda Betham-Edwards
MBE set a great deal of store by meeting men distinguished as authors or in other fields, as a spur to literary achievement of her own. She was given to boasting of her acquaintance with...
Friends, Associates Emily Davies
In London, ED met John Stuart Mill and Harriet Taylor . At Emily Faithfull 's parties, frequented by Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon, Isa Craig , and Bessie Rayner Parkes, she met Anthony Trollope , Louis Blanc
Friends, Associates Ouida
William Allingham met Ouida at a Langham Hotel dinner, provoking the oft-recited sketch of her as dressed in green silk, with a sinister clever face, her hair down, small hands and feet, and a voice...
Intertextuality and Influence Katharine Tynan
Yeats felt that no one could do it [the volume] so well as you,
Tynan, Katharine. The Middle Years. Constable.
but made his own recommendations: George Sigerson , Thomas Davis , Sir Samuel Ferguson , and William Allingham , among others.
Tynan, Katharine. The Middle Years. Constable.
Occupation Elizabeth Siddal
ES was preparing illustrations for ballads by William Allingham ; she also worked on engravings for texts by Wordsworth , Scott , Tennyson , and Browning .
Marsh, Jan, and Pamela Gerrish Nunn. Women Artists and the Pre-Raphaelite Movement. Virago.
Theme or Topic Treated in Text Augusta Webster
During her tenure she encountered the very best and worst of late Victorian poetry. Her published reviews, which critic Marysa Demoor characterises as expressing a hesitant modernism,
Demoor, Marysa. “Women Poets as Critics in the <span data-tei-ns-tag="tei_title" data-tei-title-lvl=‘j’>Athenæum</span>: Ungendered Anonymity Unmasked”. Nineteenth-Century Prose, Vol.
, No. 1, pp. 51-71.
included appraisals of Robert Bridges ,...


July 1850: William Allingham published Poems....

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July 1850

William Allingham published Poems.

1864: Unitarian and feminist Mentia Taylor formed...

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Unitarian and feminist Mentia Taylor formed in London the Pen and Pencil Club to foster literary and artistic exchange.

By 16 April 1864: William Allingham published Laurence Bloomfield...

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By 16 April 1864

William Allingham published Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland. A Modern Poem.

1870: Artist Richard Doyle published, with a poem...

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Artist Richard Doyle published, with a poem by William Allingham , a collection of exquisitely detailed and coloured plates called In Fairyland: A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World.


Doyle, Richard, and William Allingham. In Fairyland: A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World. Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer, 1870.