- Mary Russell,1787–1855, English novelist, poet, playwright, and essayist.
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In 1973, Mitford accepted a position at San Jose State University, detailing the experience in an essay in the Atlantic Monthly.Queen of the Muckrakers
December 29, 2010
Even the hysterics of the Mitford household have been more comprehensively covered by Nancy and Decca.The Duchess Tells All
November 25, 2010
Miss Mitford says that Haydon, above all, sympathised with her love for a large canvas.
It is difficult to bear, with any patience, her praises of Dr. Mitford.
Dr. Mitford would have certainly disapproved had he been still alive.
Miss Mitford says somewhere,—to no one better than to herself does this apply.
Mitford seemed to think any remark superfluous, for he only groaned.The Coxswain's Bride