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Simon, Jane O'Meara 1816-1901

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Works: 73 works in 86 publications in 1 language and 86 library holdings
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place not specified, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Declining her invitation to visit saying that the Patmores are coming today and he may be receiving Kingsley as well; asking if she might come to him; saying that he is "very much pleased with my own pictures after being among those Old Masters at Panshangar--though there's some notion of pleasantness in breakfasting under two Raphaels and a Paul Veronese--but I can breakfast off my pictures which is better."
London, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Saying he would be very happy to see her on Tuesday; adding that "I've at last got Ned [Edward Burne-Jones] to undertake a drawing me poor ugly me."
Brantwood, Coniston, to Jane Simon by Joan Severn( Book )
2 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Thanking her for her letter and saying how very much Ruskin enjoyed it; describing how busy she is managing the affairs of Brantwood and also Herne Hill
place not specified, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Thanking her for the nuts; referring to a manuscript or book, possibly written in Italian, that he has asked her to look at; setting a date for her to bring Miss Hall to visit
place not specified, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
2 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Discussing his continuing ill humor; asking if she has seen the poems of Christina Rossetti and saying they are "very, very beautiful."
London, to Jane Simon by Henry W Tyler( Book )
2 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Enclosing a contribution towards the subscription
London, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Saying he is well except for a twinge or two of pain; sending her some lectures; asking what is wrong with her knee
Milan, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Telling her that with quiet and work he is getting better; saying that the Alps are beautiful and that he has given up on "the Irish plan;" asking her to thank John for his kindness with regard to his book and binding
Paris, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Saying that he forgot "poor Colman" and asking if ten pounds will suffice; saying he will send her a check; adding that he dined with old French friends last night
to Arthur Severn by Jane O'Meara Simon( Book )
1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Being a list of subscribers with their addresses
place not specified, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1882 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing her upcoming trip to Edinburgh and providing detailed suggestions on what her itinerary should include while in Scotland
London, to Joan Severn by Jane O'Meara Simon( Book )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Thanking her for her letter and for the drawing
Torquay, to John Ruskin by Jane O'Meara Simon( Book )
1 edition published in 1887 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing the fog and dreary weather on the journey from London to Torquay; hoping that the change in climate will be good for her husband; reflecting on their honeymoon trip to Torquay nearly 40 years prior and their marriage over the intervening years
Brantwood, Coniston, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1887 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Describing what he is working on; setting out a chart of proposed volume and chapter headings as they relate to his travel writing
London, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1866 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing, at length, a dispute over the purchase of land and the removal of trees upon that land; discussing the Eisenkraemers involvement in the dispute and the involvement of lawyers on both sides
Brantwood, Coniston, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Asking her for "anything that comes into your head or heart about my Father or Mother--of whom I knew scarcely anything but the foibles; and never valued the affection. My own cruelty to them is now altogether frightful to me in looking back;" he adds that in his writing about his parents he will include "what the public may be modestly told to their own benefit--no more;" laying out which chapters will concern his Mother; adding he would like to include her letter in its entirety, "with the certainty of my never using anything as you do not wish."
London, to Arthur Severn by Jane O'Meara Simon( Book )
1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing possible ways to acknowledge the contributions; discussing specific contributions
primarily Brantwood, Coniston, and London, to Dr. and Mrs. Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Collection consists of 51 letters from John Ruskin to the sanitary reformer and pathologist Dr. Simon and his wife Jane O'Meara Simon; 19 letters from Joan Severn to Dr. and Mrs. Simon; 10 letters from Mrs. Simon to Severn; 4 letters from Dr. Parsons to Dr. Simon; and 1 letter each from Violet Carttet to Mrs. Simon; Mrs. Simon to Severn; and George Richmond to Mrs. Simon
Brantwood, Coniston, to Jane Simon by Joan Severn( Book )
1 edition published in 1881 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Informing her that Ruskin is ill again "with a breakdown of brain--it is in every way similar to the last attack but as yet without such violence and malice; saying that their past experience helps them to know what is best to do; adding that they are anxious that this not be made public; saying "I am miserable at ever having left him even for so short a time for I guard him daily with the most jealous care--Heaven only knows whether this could have been prevented - I fear not under any circumstances."
Brantwood, Coniston, to Jane Simon by John Ruskin( Book )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing writing he would like to do on travel and in his writing "giving the due space to accounts of friendship or of thought--there will be scant room for description as it is a part of thought;" discussing a woman named Eliza whom he knew cared a "good deal for me."
 
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