Brown, Jeremy K. Ursula K. Le Guin. Chelsea House, 2011.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Education||Ursula K. Le Guin|
|Education||Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck||
In the house of an aunt she was surprised to find novels (particularly those of Richardson ) a topic of conversation,
and that (in her own judgement) Fielding and Smollett , and various...
Schimmelpenninck, Mary Anne. Life of Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck. Hankin, Christiana C.Editor , Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1858.
The summer Mary was thirteen she lived at Jedburgh and there, from her Liberal uncle Thomas Somerville , found her first significant intellectual encouragement: for the first time in my life, I met ....
|Education||Jane Welsh Carlyle|
|Education||Lady Arbella Stuart|
Her first school, where she went at the age of six, was a little private establishment called Leopold House, which gave a grounding in English and maths and team games.
When Betty was eleven...
Beauman, Nicola. The Other Elizabeth Taylor. Persephone Books, 2009.
Lady Charlotte received a standard home education. She soon found that she loved serious learning and set out to pursue it. Studying on her own, she discovered and devoured Chaucer (from whom as an old...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Sara Coleridge|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Mary Wesley||
In wartime London in 1944 she met journalist, linguist, and playwright Eric Siepmann .
While they dined in the same restaurant, but not together, he sent her a series of increasingly drunken notes...
Wright, Daphne. “Mary Wesley”. Guardian Weekly.
Marnham, Patrick. Wild Mary: the Life of Mary Wesley. Chatto and Windus, 2006.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Mary Herberts||
Further disconnected tales accumulate, one contrasting two priests, Father Coeurdroit (or Goodheart), who serves the poor rather than the Church, and Father Predatore, whose name is self-explanatory. The flow is finally interrupted by Proteus placing...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Jane Collier||
Perhaps JC 's most pressing concern here is with women's issues: Women live most part of their lives in the office of Nursing, either Parents Husbands or Children.
She writes a story of A...
Collier, Jane, Margaret Collier, and Margaret Collier. Common Place Book. 1755.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Helen Craik||
The title-page quotes Virgil . The preface relates how while staying with a friend in the north the author discovered an ancient manuscript, much torn and defaced in a trunk in a garret.
Craik, Helen. Henry of Northumberland. William Lane, 1800.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Anne Irwin|