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Author Loy, James

Title Emma Darwin : a Victorian life / James D. Loy and Kent M. Loy

Publ Info Gainesville, Fla. : University Press of Florida, [2010]
 CCE Main Collection  CT788 D25 L69 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  CT788.D25 L69 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  CT788 D25 L69 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI Archives  CT788 D25 L69 2010    LIB USE ONLY
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Descript xi, 436 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : genealogical table, illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-422) and index
Contents The family circle -- The two Dovelies -- A woman of the world -- A traveling cousin, a Doveley's death, and the abolition of slavery -- The return of the Beagle and "The day of days!" -- Bride, mother, nurse -- Narrow lanes and high hedges -- The old order changeth -- A dear and good child -- The Great Exhibition, war in the Balkans, and the last of the Barnacles -- For better or worse, in sickness and in health -- Midwiving the Origin -- A banker in the family -- Lives lived, lives lost, and closure at Malvern -- A book about man, and Henrietta takes a husband -- Two weddings, four funerals, and the fiendish Mr. Ffinden -- An irreparable loss -- "Our secure happiness-- shattered" -- Life at a lower pitch -- The life and letters -- Banting, books, and the Queen's Jubilee -- The Leos abroad, and the last Maerite left standing -- The last wind of the watch
LC subject Darwin, Emma Wedgwood, 1808-1896
Women -- Great Britain -- Biography
Wives -- Great Britain -- Biography
Darwin, Emma Wedgwood, 1808-1896 -- Family
Darwin, Emma Wedgwood, 1808-1896 -- Marriage
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Biography
Great Britain -- Biography
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