Lightbown, Ronald W., and Eliza Meteyard. “Introduction”. The Life of Josiah Wedgwood, Cornmarket Press, 1970.
Douglas William Jerrold
Standard Name: Jerrold, Douglas William
Used Form: Douglas Jerrold
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|Friends, Associates||Geraldine Jewsbury|
|Friends, Associates||Jane Loudon|
|Friends, Associates||Eliza Meteyard|
|Friends, Associates||William Harrison Ainsworth||
At his home in Kensal Green he hosted many Victorian literary lions including Charles Dickens , William Makepeace Thackeray , Douglas Jerrold , William Wordsworth , and illustrator and collaborator George Cruikshank .
Corey, Melinda, and George Ochoa, editors. The Encyclopedia of the Victorian World. Henry Holt and Company, 1996.
Sutherland, John. The Stanford Companion to Victorian Fiction. Stanford University Press, 1989.
The Concise Dictionary of National Biography: From Earliest Times to 1985. Oxford University Press, 1992.
|Friends, Associates||Charles Cowden Clarke|
|Friends, Associates||Mary Cowden Clarke|
|Literary responses||Harriet Martineau||
This book resulted in public outcry. Douglas Jerrold responded with wit: There is no God, and Harriet Martineau is his Prophet.
Mary Howitt came to regret her contribution to the most awful book that...
Webb, Robert Kiefer. Harriet Martineau: A Radical Victorian. Columbia University Press, 1960.
|Literary responses||Sarah Stickney Ellis|
|Occupation||Sarah Stickney Ellis|
EM gained her pen name of Silverpen when Douglas Jerrold appended it to a leading article she contributed to his Weekly Newspaper.
Stephen, Sir Leslie, and Sidney Lee, editors. The Dictionary of National Biography. Smith, Elder, 1908.
|Textual Production||Caroline Chisholm||
Douglas William Jerrold , a prominent London journalist, subsequently became a friend of CC 's; he appears in her novel Little Joe as a generous hero.
It has been argued that her Chartist...
Moran, John, and Caroline Chisholm. “Introduction and Commentary”. Radical, in Bonnet and Shawl: Four Political Lectures, Preferential Publications, 1994, pp. 1 - 12, 30.
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Anne Marsh||
She supplied this novel with a preface setting out many of her ideas about fiction. She thinks it should uphold the cause of morality, not by inculcating particular maxims but to bring actions and their...
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Mary Cowden Clarke|
Douglas Jerrold consolidated his career as a journalist and short-story writer while continuing to write for the theatre.
10 June 1833
The Dramatic Copyright Act was passed.
17 July 1841
The first number of the comic weeklyPunch (founded by Douglas Jerrold and others) appeared in print.
Douglas Jerrold 's Shilling Magazine began publication at the Punch office; this short-lived radical journal addressed the masses of England.
17 February 1847
Douglas Jerrold took on the editorship of Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper.