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us: Leslie, Emma

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Author of Glaucia
    • us: Glaucia, Author of
    • us: Author of Flavia
    • us: Flavia, Author of
    • us: Author of Ayesha
    • us: Ayesha, Author of
    • us: Dixon, Emma, -1909
    • us: Boultwood, Emma
  • Additional Information

    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1909
    • Associated Locale

        (lcsh) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Lewisham (London, England)
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Females
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Children's literature
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Authors
      • Sources

        • found: Hayslope Grange, 1873: t.p. (Emma Leslie)
        • found: NUC pre-56 (hdg: Leslie, Emma)
        • found: Amy's probation, 1880: title page (by the author of "Glaucia," " Flavia," "Ayesha," etc.)
        • found: Salem Ridge Press WWW site, September 30, 2016: Who was Emma Leslie? page (Emma Leslie; real name, Emma Dixon; 1837-1909; lived in Lewisham, Kent, in the south of England; prolific Victorian children's author who wrote over 100 books) {}
        • found: British Listed Buildings WWW site, September 30, 2016: Former Church of Saint Mary, Pwllcrochan, Angle page, photograph of memorial to Emma Dixon [Emma Leslie] ([Inscription on memorial reads: "In loving memory of Emma Dixon of Lewisham, Kent, who died December 3, 1909, aged 70. A sincere friend to the poor and a doer of much good, as "Emma Leslie" she wrote meany widely-read books.) {}
        • found: Curiosmith WWW site, September 30, 2016: Leslie, Emma page (Leslie, Emma; other names: Mrs. Dixon, Emma Dixon, Emma Boultwood, mon de plume "Emma Leslie"; Emma Boultwood (1838-1909) was born in Greenwich, Kent, England; she was an infant school governess in her twenties; began writing using the name Emma Leslie and was published in 1863; married Thomas Francis Dixon, a clerk, in 1872; she write christian books and historical fiction; many of her works were published by the Religious Tract Society) {}
      • LC Classification

        • PR4883.L66
      • Change Notes

        • 1988-10-17: new
        • 2016-10-01: revised
      • Alternate Formats