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Mrs Humphry Ward

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1851–1920) married (1872) Thomas Humphry Ward (1845–1926).

Born in Hobart Town, Tasmania, she was the daughter of a school inspector who lost his job on converting to Roman...

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Ward [née Arnold], Mary Augusta [known as Mrs Humphry Ward] (1851–1920), novelist, philanthropist, and political lobbyist

John Sutherland.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Politics; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1800 words.

Ward [née Arnold], Mary Augusta [known as Mrs Humphry Ward] (1851–1920), novelist, philanthropist, and political lobbyist, born on 11 June 1851 in Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land, was the...

Mrs Humphry Ward

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1851–1920) married (1872) Thomas Humphry Ward (1845–1926).

Born in Hobart Town, Tasmania, she was the daughter of a school inspector who lost his job on converting to Roman...

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Ward, Mrs Humphry

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 6 words.

Ward, Mrs Humphry (1851–1920)

in Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot

January 2001; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 608 words.

who, as a young woman, met George Eliot and was later compared to her when she herself became a successful

Ward, Mrs Humphry (1851–1920)

Stephanie Forward.

in The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 681 words.

Mary Augusta Arnold was born in Hobart, Tasmania. Her paternal grandfather was Dr Thomas Arnold, of Rugby School; she

1775. To Mrs. Humphry Ward

George Meredith.

Edited by C. L. Cline.

in The Letters of George Meredith, Vol. 3

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

1778. To Mrs. Humphry Ward

George Meredith.

Edited by C. L. Cline.

in The Letters of George Meredith, Vol. 3

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

Ward, Mrs Humphry (1851–1920)

Sandra Kemp, Charlotte Mitchell and David Trotter.

in The Oxford Companion to Edwardian Fiction

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 866 words.

(1851–1920) married (1872) Thomas Humphry Ward (1845–1926).

Born in Hobart Town, Tasmania, she was

Ward, Mrs Humphry (1851–1920)

Christine Alexander.

in The Oxford Companion to the Brontës

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 512 words.

and president of the Brontë Society (1912–17); granddaughter of Dr Thomas Arnold (see arnold family), headmaster of Rugby, daughter of his second son ...

Ward, Mrs Humphry (1851–1920)

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 82 words.

(1851–1920),

novelist: lives in Oxford 1872–81, London (Bloomsbury: Russell Sq.) 1881–91; stays at

Ward, Mrs Humphry, (Mary Augusta)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 228 words.

Born Hobart, Tasmania, 11 June 1851; e d of Thomas Arnold, MA, 2nd s of Dr Arnold, Rugby; m 1872, Thomas Humphry Ward, MA; one ...

Green, Thomas Hill (1836–82)

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 26 words.

(1836–82),

philosopher, ‘Mr. Gray’ in Mrs Humphry Ward's Robert Elsmere: Fellow at Oxford (

Marriage of William Ashe, The (1905)

Sandra Kemp, Charlotte Mitchell and David Trotter.

in The Oxford Companion to Edwardian Fiction

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 214 words.

Mrs Humphry Ward, 1905, Smith, Elder.

The main characters, William Ashe and his wife Kitty, are based on

Coryston Family, The (1913)

Sandra Kemp, Charlotte Mitchell and David Trotter.

in The Oxford Companion to Edwardian Fiction

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 186 words.

Mrs Humphry Ward, 1913, Smith, Elder.

Begun in December 1912 and completed by May 1913, the

Lady Rose's Daughter (1903)

Sandra Kemp, Charlotte Mitchell and David Trotter.

in The Oxford Companion to Edwardian Fiction

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 432 words.

Mrs Humphry Ward, 1903, Smith, Elder.

After the success in America of her previous novel, Eleanor

Levens Hall

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 52 words.

Tudor mansion 6 m. S of Kendal, on the A6. Mrs Humphry Ward, granddaughter of Thomas Arnold of Rugby,

Robert Elsmere

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 123 words.

A novel by Mary Augusta *Ward (Mrs Humphry Ward), published in 1888. It tells the story of an idealistic young clergyman, ...

three and sixpenny thoughtful n. (UK society)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 113 words.

‘a feminine theory novel’ (Ware), e.g. those of Mrs Craik (1826–87) or Mrs Humphry Ward (1851–1920),

Lady Rose's Daughter

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Mrs Humphry Ward, 1903, Smith, Elder.

After the success in America of her previous novel, Eleanor (1900), Mrs Ward moved fast to secure increased advances from both her British and...

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Ward, Mary Augusta

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 291 words.

Novelist and philanthropist, commonly known as Mrs Humphry Ward (1851–1920). Born in Hobart, Tasmania, she was partly educated at a boarding school in Ambleside run by ...