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us: Oliphant, Mrs. (Margaret), 1828-1897

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  • Fuller Name

    • Margaret Oliphant Wilson
  • Variants

    • us: Author of A little pilgrim and Old Lady Mary, 1828-1897
    • us: Author of Chronicles of Carlingford, 1828-1897
    • us: Author of Margaret Maitland, 1828-1897
    • us: Author of Passages in the life of Mrs. Margaret Maitland, Merkland, Adam Graeme, etc., 1828-1897
    • us: Chronicles of Carlingford, Author of, 1828-1897
    • us: Little pilgrim and Old Lady Mary, Author of, 1828-1897
    • us: Margaret Maitland, Author of, 1828-1897
    • us: Oliphant, M. O. W. (Margaret Oliphant Wilson), 1828-1897
    • us: Oliphant, Margaret, 1828-1897
    • us: Olyphant, Mrs., 1828-1897
    • us: Passages in the life of Mrs. Margaret Maitland, Merkland, Adam Graeme, etc., Author of, 1828-1897
    • us: M. O. W. O. (Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant), 1828-1897
    • us: O., M. O. W. (Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant), 1828-1897
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1828-04-04
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1897-06-25
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Wallyford (Scotland)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Wimbledon (London, England)
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Fiction
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Novelists
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Oliphant, Margaret Oliphant Wilson, 1828-1897
      • Sources

        • found: Her Agnes, 1866: t.p. (Mrs. Oliphant)
        • found: Her The autobiography and letters of Mrs. M.O.W. Oliphant, 1899: t.p. (Mrs. M.O.W. Oliphant) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her Memoirs of the life of Laurence Oliphant and of Alice Oliphant his wife, 1891: t.p. (Margaret Oliphant W. Oliphant) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her Salem chapel, 1907: t.p. (Margaret Oliphant) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her The days of my life, 1857: t.p. (Author of Margaret Maitland) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her Harry Muir, 1853: t.p. (Author of passages in the life of Mrs. Margaret Maitland, Merkland, Adam Graeme, etc.) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her Magdalen Hepburn, 186-?: t.p. (Mrs. Olyphant) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her The open door, 1885: t.p. (Author of A little pilgrim and Old Lady Mary) [info. from InU]
        • found: Her The perpetual curate, 1865: t.p. (Author of Chronicles of Carlingford) [info. from InU]
        • found: Literature Resource Center www site, 9 July 2013: Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret Oliphant; born 4 April 1828, Musselburgh, Scotland; died 25 June 1897, Windsor; novelist)
        • found: Macmillan's magazine, 1881: volume 43, number 258, pages 482-496 (article title: Thomas Carlyle, [by] M.O.W.O.) Contents (by Mrs Oliphant)
        • found: Wikipedia, June 23, 2015 (Margaret Oliphant; Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant (née Margaret Oliphant Wilson) (4 April 1828- 25 June 1897), was a Scottish novelist and historical writer, who usually wrote as Mrs. Oliphant; she was the daughter of Francis W. Wilson and his wife, Margaret Oliphant; she was born at Wallyford, near Musselburgh, East Lothian; in May 1852, she married her cousin, Frank Wilson Oliphant; in 1866 she settled at Windsor to be near her sons who were being educated at Eton; she died at Wimbledon, London, on 25 June 1897; during an often difficult life, she wrote more than 120 works, including novels, books of travel and description, histories, and volumes of literary criticism)
      • LC Classification

        • PR5113-PR5114
      • Change Notes

        • 1980-08-11: new
        • 2016-06-24: revised
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