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Animate Piece of Furniture – October 1897

Among great men we have many examples of a close, strong and lifelong friendship between brother and sister, such as Charles and Mary Lamb, William and Dorothy Wordsworth, Renan (French philologist) and his sister, William and Caroline Herschell¬† he, the … Continue reading

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Being from a Small Family – July 1913

(Intriguing that she feels that she and her four brothers were a small family. The baby sister she talks about, I know nothing of. I can only assume that she was born and died between the 1871 and 1881 censuses.) … Continue reading

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