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Author Hawksley, Lucinda.

Title Charles Dickens' favorite daughter : the life, loves, and art of Katey Dickens Perugini / Lucinda Hawksley.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, an imprint of Globe Pequot Press, [2013]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  B PER    AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 405 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-386) and index.
Contents The early years -- An Italian adventure -- Growing up in a famous house -- The last child -- Unrequited love -- The family theatricals -- "Arising out of wickedness, or out of folly" -- An unsatisfactory marriage -- A cruise upon wheels -- The Thackerays and their circle -- A time of mourning -- A celebrated beauty -- and "a little hussy" -- "Such an uncanny genius" -- The secret marriage -- "A power of loving she did not know she had" -- The pursuit of painting -- An impassioned correspondence -- Life in old Kensington -- Annus Horribilis -- Literary pursuits -- A different world -- Living through the "Great war" -- The passing of love -- "Yes, I have aged ..." -- A bright flame.
Subject Perugini, Kate, 1839-1929.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Family.
Women artists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Artists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Added Title Katey
ISBN 9780762785216 (hardback)
0762785217 (hardback)

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