Florence Emily Dugdale (12 January 1879 – 17 October 1937) was an English teacher and children's writer, who was the second wife of the novelist and poet Thomas Hardy. She was credited as the author of Hardy's posthumously published biography, The Early Life and Later Years of Thomas Hardy , although it was written (mostly or ...
- Teacher, children's writer
- Florence Emily Dugdale, 12 January 1879, Edmonton, London, England
- Thomas Hardy, (m. 1914; died 1928)
- 17 October 1937 (aged 58), Dorchester, Dorset, England
1 de abr. de 2020 · ‘One of the kindest, most humane men in the world’: One of the recently discovered letters that Florence Dugdale wrote about her husband, Thomas Hardy. Photograph: Ian Nicol/PA Thomas Hardy
1 de abr. de 2020 · Newly discovered letters from novelist Thomas Hardy's second wife have offered a glimpse of their home life in Dorset. In the correspondence, the children's author and teacher Florence Dugdale ...
1 de abr. de 2020 · Florence Dugdale detailed her marriage to Hardy and later her feelings of loss after his death. | ITV National News
7 de mai. de 2023 · Florence, who was a children’s writer as well as a teacher, had been introduced to Hardy late in 1905. By 1910 she was typing up a novella, The Maid on the Shore, by Hardy’s first wife, Emma Lavinia Gifford. Emma had also written The Inspirer, about a woman who inspired her husband’s novels.
3 de mai. de 2023 · Florence Emily Dugdale (12 January 1879 – 17 October 1937) was a writer of children's stories and the second wife of Thomas Hardy, whose biography she wrote. Biography. Dugdale was born in Edmonton, London, the daughter of school headmaster Edward Dugdale.
Florence Emily Dugdale, the daughter of Edward and Emma Dugdale, was born in 1879. Her father was headmaster of St Andrew's National School in Enfield. Florence became a schoolteacher and was the author of several textbooks. Friends claimed that she was an extremely modest person.