Cross Mary Ann 1819-1880

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Epithet: novelist, pseudonym George Eliot

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000411.0x00037e

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creatorOf HENRY CROMPTON PAPERS; correspondence and papers of Henry Crompton (b.1836, d.1904), positivist and advocate of trade unions, and members of his family; 1794-1913. The Gaskell letters were purchased from Sotheby's, 10 June 1994, the other letters bei..., 1794-1913 British Library
creatorOf GEORGE ELIOT: correspondence of, together with some letters relating to Mary Ann Evans al. George Eliot; 1856-1880. Printed as indicated in G. S. Haight, The George Eliot Letters (1975-1978). Purchased from Mrs A. S. Womersley of Wilmslow, co. Chest...., 1856-1880 British Library
referencedIn Joseph Frank Payne and family: Papers, c.1860-1960 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS historical papers and original letters, 1452-1874, viz.:-A. 1. Extracts from the Flores Historiarum (Rolls Series ed., ii. pp. 190-221) relating to Hubert de Burgh. In a hand of the end of the l5th cent. f. 1. 2. Copy of proclamation ..., 1452-1874 British Library
creatorOf CHARNWOOD AUTOGRAPHS. Vol. II. English literary autographs; circa 16th-20th cent. Included are Edmund Waller, Andrew Marvell, John Evelyn, John Locke, John Dryden, Joseph Addison, Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, William Congreve, Sir Richard Steele, ..., approximately 16th century-20th century British Library
creatorOf MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND PAPERS.Paper and vellum; ff. 166. British Library arrangement.A. Letter of George Eliot to Frederick Lehmann; 19 April [1866]. Extracts from this letter are printed in G. S. Haight, The George Eliot Letters (1954-1955), iv, ..., 1353-1999 British Library
creatorOf Vol. III (ff. 115). F. A. Guthrie -Lord Macaulay.includes:f. 1 Thomas Anstey Guthrie, alias 'F Anstey'; author: Letter to Lady Colvile from Thomas Anstey Guthrie: 1892. f. 2 Charles E. Hallé, Director of the New Gallery: Letter to Lady Colvile from ... British Library
referencedIn John, Lord Acton: Papers, 17th-early 20th century Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
creatorOf HERBERT SPENCER: letter to 'George Eliot' congratulating her on Adam Bede; 30 Sept. 1859. Accompanying the letter are a printed form letter, with MS. additions, from Spencer to , 21 June 1901, and a letter from Arthur Morrison to Mr Wilson, 22 Dec. 1... British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND PAPERS. Paper; ff. 122. British Library arrangement. A. Two letters from Benjamin Disraeli to Major the Hon. C. J. Keith-Falconer, Conservative party organizer, on the subjects of female suffrage and Conservative policy conc..., 1400-1980 British Library
creatorOf MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND PAPERS. Paper; ff. 338. British Library arrangement. A. Eleven letters from William Ewart Gladstone to Joseph Williams Blakesley, Fellow of Trinity College Cambridge, and (1872) Dean of Lincoln, mainly concerning political a..., 1655-1983 British Library
creatorOf Vol. I (ff. 270). A -G.includes:f. 1 George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen; formerly Gordon; Prime Minister: Letter to A. Panizzi: 1856. f. 3 William Harrison Ainsworth, alias 'Cheviot Ticheburn'; novelist: Letter to A. Jones: 1840. f. 4 Ge... British Library
referencedIn 41667. MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND PAPERS,, 1300-1928 British Library
referencedIn Grant Duff, Mountstuart Elphinstone, Sir, 1829-1906. Grant Duff Collection, 1852-1916 British Library
creatorOf GEORGE ELIOT CORRESPONDENCE: letters from Marian Evans (b.1819, d.1880), the novelist 'George Eliot', to Herbert Spencer (b.1820, d.1903), philosopher, with related Spencer correspondence, notes and extracts; circa 1851-1902, n.d. Partly autograph. P..., 1846-1902 British Library
creatorOf includes:ff. 34-35b Marian Cross, née Evans; alias 'George Eliot'; novelist: Martha Jackson, afterwards Barclay; wife of H Barclay: Letter to Martha Jackson from Marian Cross: 1850: Signed 'Mary Ann Evans'. British Library
creatorOf George Eliot Letters. Letters from ‘George Eliot’ (Marian Evans), novelist (b. 1819, d. 1880) to Jane Senior, school inspector and philanthropist (b. 1828, d. 1877); 1867-1879, n.d. With two letters to Walter Senior, Jane Senior’s son. Purchased f..., 1867-1879 British Library
referencedIn Vol. DCCVII (ff. 302). [19th century]includes:ff. 1-14 Eusebius, Bishop of Caesarea in Palestine: Digest by W. E. Gladstone of his Praeparatio Evangelica: n.d.ff. 15-25, 169, 181, 182, 225-228 Theology: Memoranda by W. E. Gladstone on theological..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL LETTERS (55) of Mary Ann Evans ("George Eliot"), the novelist, signing herself "M. E. Lewes and, after her marriage (6 May, 1880, d. 22 Dec.) to J. W. Cross, "M. A. Cross," to Elma Stuart; 1 Feb. 1872-18 Dec. 1880. With other letters to the ..., 1872-1880 British Library
creatorOf GEORGE ELIOT'S BLOTTER: folding writing-case containing six columns of writing in George Eliot's hand; 1868-1869. The text comprises mainly an anthology of passages in Greek, Latin, Italian, French, German and English, but also includes a list of pro..., 1868-1869 British Library
referencedIn MILLAR BEQUEST. Vols. XC, XCI. Autograph collection, 1689-1937 British Library
creatorOf includes:ff. 32-33b City of Naples: Frances Eleanor Trollope, 2nd wife of Thomas Adolphus Trollope: Marian Cross, née Evans; alias 'George Eliot'; novelist: Letter to Frances Eleanor Trollope from George Eliot rel. to Naples: 1869: Signed 'M E Lewe... British Library
referencedIn DILKE PAPERS. Vol. XXXIV (ff. 316). Special correspondence of Emilia Francis, 2nd Lady Dilke: viz:-(1) Letters from Leopold George Duncan Albert, 1st Duke of Albany, 4th son of Queen Victoria, 1872, 1882, and (ff. 4-15 b, 18-23 b) Sir Robert Hawthor..., 1867-1899 British Library
creatorOf 'GEORGE ELIOT': correspondence of Jane Maria Strachey, wife of General Sir Richard Strachey, with and concerning 'George Eliot' (Marian Cross née Evans); 1872-1897. Some French. Purchased from John Carter, 18 May 1968, except for ff. 36-37 which were..., 1872-1968 British Library
referencedIn Oscar Browning: Life of George Eliot, 1889 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn NOTE BOOK or "quarry" for George Eliot's "Romola." Holograph. The novel (the original MS. is Add. MSS. 34027-34029) was begun 7 Oct. 1861 and the plot finished 12 Dec. 1861; it was begun again 1 Jan. 1862 and finished 9 June 1863; cf. J. W. Cross, Ge..., 1861 British Library
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associatedWith Joseph Frank Payne and family family
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Canterbury, Province of, Kent
Pondicherry, India
Travancore State, India
Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire
Scarborough, North Riding of Yorkshire
Hyderabad State, India
Naples, Italy
Russia, Europe, Asia
Copenhagen, Denmark
Eaton, Cheshire
Waterloo, Belgium
Mysore State, India
Ireland, Europe
India, Asia
Marston-Moor, Yorkshire
Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom
Egypt, Africa
Rhé, Brittany
South Africa, Africa
Netherlands, Europe
Cochin State, India
Salem, Madras
Chemnitz, Germany
Madras, India
London, England
London, England
Devenish, Fermanagh


Birth 1819-11-12

Death 1880-12-22






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