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Leslie Stephen

Sir Leslie Stephen
 
Biographical Summary

Date of Birth

28 November 1832

Place of Birth

London

Date of Death

22 February 1904

Place of Death

London

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Vocation & Acclamations
Author
Critic
Accomplished mountaineer and athlete

Co-founder of Pall Mall Gazette

Editor of Cornhill Magazine 1871-1882

 

Sir Leslie Stephen

 

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Oeuvre

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Personal Relationships
RelationshipNameDate - Period
BrotherSir James Fitzjames Stephen 
GrandfatherJames Stephen 
Wife (1)? Thackeray 
Father-in-law (1)William Makepeace Thackeray 
Sister-in-lawLady Ritchie 
Wife (2)Julia Jackson 
SonAdrian Stephen 
Son Thoby Stephen 
Daughter Vanessa Bell 
DaughterVirginia Woolf 
Son-in-lawClive Bell 
Son-in-lawLeonard Woolf 
FriendMarie Souvestre 

 

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Locale
WhereWhyWhen

Eton

Pupil

King's College London

Student

Trinity College Cambridge

Fellow

1864

 

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Oeuvre
TitleGenreDate - Edition
Essays on Free Thinking and Plain SpeakingEssay1873
An Agnostic's ApologyEssay1893
Samuel JohnsonBiography1878
PopeBiography1880
SwiftBiography1882
George ElliotBiography1902
HobbesBiography1904
The History of English Thought in the Eighteenth CenturyBook1876
The Science of EthicsBook1882
The Utilitarians  (3 vols)Books1900
Dictionary of National BiographyEditor 1882-1991
Playground of EuropeMountaineering sketches1871

 

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Biographical Details and Notes

 

 

   
 

 

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