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Mrs Mary Costelloe
Mary Costelloe nee Pearsall Smith was an aunt of Schreiner’s friend Alys Pearsall Smith. She was a member of the well-known Philadelphia Quaker family and married to (Benjamin) Francis Conn Costelloe (1855 - 1899), a solicitor.
- Women’s Library Autograph Collection: Schreiner’s letters to Alys Pearsall-Smith (later Russell) are archived as part of the ‘Literary Ladies’ su... Show/Hide Collection Letters
- Autograph Letters Collection: Alys Pearsall Smith ALC/7/3/1:Roseneath, Harpenden, Herts , Monday , My dear Miss Smith, I'm so glad to hear you've come to live in England. I want very mu...
- Autograph Letters Collection: Alys Pearsall Smith ALC/7/3/7:Ladies' Chambers, Chenies St, Friday , Dear Alys, Thanks so much for the money. The publisher now has promised to pay her at ...