Levy, Amy

(1861-89)
   British writer. Born in Clapham, she studied at Cambridge University. Her works include Xanthippe and Other Verse, A Minor Poet and Other Verse as well as Reuben Sachs: A Sketch.

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  • LEVY, AMY — (1861–1889), English poet and novelist. The daughter of a London stockbroker, Amy Levy became the second Jewish woman to attend Cambridge University, entering in 1879. She published her first book in 1881, while still an undergraduate. This was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Levy, Amy — (1861 1889)    Born in London to a wealthy middle class AngloJewish family and educated at Brighton High School, she was the first Jewish student at Newnham College, Cambridge, though she left after four semesters. She contributed to the leading… …   British and Irish poets

  • Amy Levy — (* 10. November 1861 in London; † 10. September 1889 ebenda) war eine englische Autorin. Neben ihren schriftstellerischen Werken machten sie ihre feministische Haltung und ihr Bekenntnis zur gleichgeschlechtlichen Liebe im viktorianischen England …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amy Levy — (1861 – 1889) was a British poet and novelist. Biography Levy was born in Clapham, London, the second daughter of Lewis Levy and Isobel Levin. Her Jewish family was mildly observant, but as an adult Levy no longer practised Judaism; she continued …   Wikipedia

  • Levý — Levy, Levý oder Lévy ist der Familienname folgender Personen: A Alan Levy (1932–2004), amerikanischer Journalist Albert Levy (1862–1922), Vorsitzender der Centrale für private Fürsorge, Sozialarbeiter Alexandre Levy (1864–1892), brasilianischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Levy — Levy, Levý oder Lévy ist ein jüdischer Familienname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Der Name leitet sich vom israelitischen Stamm Levi ab. Varianten Levey Levi, Lewi, Lewis, Lewy Bekannte Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • levy — 1 / le vē/ n pl lev·ies 1: an act of levying: as a: the imposition or collection of a tax b: the seizure according to a writ of execution of real or personal property in a judgment debtor s possession to satisfy a judgment debt 2: an amount… …   Law dictionary

  • Amy Adams — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Adams. Amy Adams …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Amy Gutmann — Infobox University President name =Amy Gutmann caption = order =8th university =President of the University of Pennsylvania term start =2004 term end =present birth date =Birth date and age|1949|11|19|mf=y birth place =Brooklyn, New York death… …   Wikipedia

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