Marguerite A. Power

Standard Name: Power, Marguerite A.
Used Form: M. A. Power


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Family and Intimate relationships Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
A niece who was also called Marguerite Power lived in Paris with Lady Blessington in her later years. She followed in her aunt's footsteps to become an editor of the The Keepsake and also a...
Friends, Associates Camilla Crosland
Her work for the annuals led to her connection with Lady Blessington and her niece Marguerite Power . Despite the disapproval of other friends she was a regular visitor to Blessington's home, Gore House...
Intertextuality and Influence Elizabeth Barrett Browning
American poet Emily Dickinson loved EBB 's poetry. The language of Aurora Leigh crops up throughout her oeuvre, and she recalls the transformative experience, sanctifying the soul, of her early reading in one poem: I...
Residence Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
Count D'Orsay had preceded her two weeks earlier. The future writer Marguerite Power (her niece) lived with Blessington during this period.
Stephen, Sir Leslie, and Sidney Lee, editors. The Dictionary of National Biography. Smith, Elder.
Sutherland, John. The Stanford Companion to Victorian Fiction. Stanford University Press.
Textual Production Camilla Crosland
Her other work for periodicals includes a short story, A Railroad Adventure, published in 1843 in Ainsworth's Magazine, as well as pieces in Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Bentley's Miscellany, the Illustrated London...
Textual Production Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
Marguerite, Countess of Blessington 's Country Quarters. A Novel was published posthumously with a memoir of the author by her niece M. A. Power .
Athenæum. J. Lection.
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Textual Production Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington
The first Book of Beauty to appear under MGCB 's editorship, that for 1834, contained a portrait of the editor herself. Many of the tales and poems were written either by her or her niece...


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Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington, and Marguerite A. Power. Country Quarters. W. Shoberl, 1850.
Reynolds, Frederic Mansel et al., editors. The Keepsake. Hurst, Chance; R. Jennings.