Page 308. " the jet brooch of two hands clasped in friendship "

This jet brooch, given to Blanche Glover by Christabel LaMotte, is similar to the one that Maud Bailey finds in a shop in Whitby (page 257) and buys as a gift for Leonora Stern.

Page 311. " Margaret Fuller Ossoli "


 Margaret Fuller Ossoli (1810 - 1850), was an American journalist, critic, and women's rights advocate. She wrote  Woman in the Nineteenth Century -  considered to be the first major feminist work in the United States.