Robert Lewins

Standard Name: Lewins, Robert

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Cultural formation Constance Naden
She was baptised into the Church of England but while she lived with them attended, as they did, several different Baptist chapels. CN later became a student of science and a sceptic in matters of...
Friends, Associates Constance Naden
CN met Dr Robert Lewins , of the Army Medical Department , at Southport on the River Mersey in Western Lancashire, in 1876. Described as a man of great culture, of wide travel and...
Intertextuality and Influence Constance Naden
CN had meanwhile, three years before Gladstone's essay, given up writing poetry, which she came to see as essentially lightweight. Her friends tended to blame for this the influence of Robert Lewins , who later...
Literary responses Constance Naden
As a philosophic thinker, CN won the admiration not only of Lewins but also of Herbert Spencer —who, however, felt that her early death proved the unsuitability of philosophy for women: the mental powers so...
Literary responses Constance Naden
Four months after CN died a series of three articles about her appeared in the Midland Naturalist, which then formed the basis of the little volume of memoirs produced by William R. Hughes with...
Occupation Constance Naden
Her decision this same year to give up writing poetry was generally ascribed to the influence of Robert Lewins . It was also the case that she had hitherto found her poems easy to write...
Textual Production Constance Naden
CN 's pamphlet What is Religion? A Vindication of Freethought appeared in print at London, with her initials, C.N., and notes by Robert Lewins .
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Textual Production Constance Naden
CN 's Induction and Deduction, a work of philosophy with other essays included, appeared in print the year after her death, edited by Robert Lewins .
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Textual Production Constance Naden
The Complete Poetical Works of Constance Naden were posthumously published, edited by Robert Lewins .
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Textual Production Constance Naden
Also in 1887, she made the selections and supplied a prefatory note for Robert Lewins 's tract entitled Humanism v. Theism, which appeared with the Freethought Publishing Company associated with Annie Besant and the...

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