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Charles Evans Hughes

Subject: Law

(b. Glen Falls, New York, 11 Apr. 1862; d. Osterville, Massachusetts, 27 Aug. 1948) US; Governor of New York 1906–10, Republican presidential candidate 1916 Hughes, the son of a ...

theatre adaptations and biographies

theatre adaptations and biographies   Reference library

Patsy Stoneman

The Oxford Companion to the Brontes

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2011
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Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
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...in 1997 . The programme contextualized the play by quotations from Christina Rossetti and Emily Dickinson , and from modern feminist literary theory. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall was dramatized by Kenneth Hillmer in 1969 and by Lisa Evans in 1995 . Evans's version was directed by Gwenda Hughes for the Birmingham Repertory Theatre and was also performed at the New Vic, Newcastle under Lyme, in 1998 ; the play was presented in the context of the Victorian fight for women's rights. Unlike Jane Eyre , Wuthering Heights did not attract...

Chapman, John

Chapman, John (1821–94)   Reference library

Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot

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2011
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Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
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...Square in June 1854 . In July 1854 he published George Eliot 's translation of Ludwig *Feuerbach , The Essence of Christianity , the only one of her works to bear her real name of Marian Evans . In the same month she left for Germany with G. H. *Lewes , and it is a testimony of the closeness of Chapman's friendship with her at this time that he and Charles Bray were the only people to whom she had confided the truth about her relations with Lewes. He never betrayed that confidence. He also gave them valuable assistance after their elopement by...

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