's strong, wilful, and playful personality, in addition to her beauty, attracted many suitors. Her admirers included publisher William Heinemann
and Sir Alfred Mond
(owner of the English Review). She described Harold Child
F. Tennyson Jesse
She earned fifteen guineas for this piece. It became quite popular, but rumours spread that it was written by Frank Harris
. Austin Harrison
, editor of the English Review, sent her a letter...
Wealth and Poverty
The lease was secured by VH
for £1,200 and underwritten by one of the Monds
Hunt, Violet. I Have This to Say. Boni and Liveright.
—her extremely wealthy friends the industrialist Sir Alfred Mond
and his wife Angela