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Amy Levy, January 1889

Amy Levy, January 1889
British poet and novelist Amy Levy, in January 1889, just six months before she took her own life at the age of twenty-seven. It first appeared alongside Oscar Wilde's tribute to this exceptional individual—a Jewish woman of letters in nineteenth century England—published in an 1890 issue of Women's World.
Photograph by Montabone, courtesy of Katherine Solomon.
Date / time
January 1889
Katherine Solomon

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Amy Levy, January 1889." (Viewed on March 19, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/levy-amy-still-image>.


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