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On this date in 1824, Maria (age 12), Elizabeth (age 10), and Charlotte (age 8) Brontë are sent to Cowan Bridge School by their widowed father, Patrick Brontë. Both Maria and Elizabeth will died within a year of entering the school. Charlotte Brontë … Continue reading
On this date in 1869, George Eliot began writing her masterpiece, Middlemarch.
On this date in 1848, George Eliot writes to a friend who has recommended Jane Eyre, “I shall be glad to know what you admire in it . . . the book is interesting–only I wish the characters would talk … Continue reading
Alfred, Lord Tennyson born this day in 1809. Tennyson’s In Memoriam A.H.H., his long elegy for his lost friend Arthur Henry Hallam , brings him to the public’s attention. Queen Victoria, famous for her long mourning for her husband Albert, … Continue reading