Mary Burrell


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(b 1850; d 1898).

Daughter of Sir John Banks, Regius Prof. of Medicine, Trinity College, Dublin; wife of Hon. Willoughby Burrell (after her death Lord Gwydyr). Amassed enormous coll. of Wagner documents of every kind; planned complete life of Wagner but only immense first vol. was pubd., covering 21 years (1898). Other material now at Philadelphia (Catalogue pubd. 1929).

Subjects: Music.

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