Oliphant, Alice

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Oliphant, Alice

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  • Le Strange, Alice

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Dates of existence


  • 1885

History

Died 1885. Married husband Laurence Oliphant (3 August 1829 - 23 December 1888) on 8 June 1872. Oliphant was a British author, traveller, diplomat and Christian mystic. He is best known for his satirical novel Piccadilly (1870). Oliphant was Member of Parliament for Stirling Burghs) in Paris where he was working as a correspondent for The Times. The couple eventually settled in Palestine. They collaborated on the 1884 work "Sympneumata: Evolutionary Forces Now Active in Man". Margaret Oliphant, Laurence's cousin, wrote a biography about Laurence and Alice. Also known as Alice Le Strange.

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Related entity

Welby, Victoria, Lady, 1837-1912 (1837-1912)

Identifier of the related entity

29543057

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1885

Description of relationship

correspondent

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Created 2015-10-29 by Anna St.Onge.

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  • English

Script(s)

  • Latin

Sources

http://viaf.org/viaf/36364178
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laurence_Oliphant_(author)

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