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Author: Besant, Annie

Spouse/other names:Besant-Wood, Annie
Year of birth:1847
Year of death:1933
About her personal situation:standardizingjdgjune14 Standardizing Origin • Place of birth : London • Place(s) of residence: Not yet checked • Place of death: Adyar, Madras Presidency (British India) National identity • Nationality : English • First languages : English Marital status : - Married - Separated Number of children : 2 Social class : - Not yet checked Education: - Not yet checked Religion [/ideology]: - Protestant

Relations to other authors:
Acquaintance of Leffler, Anne Charlotte

About her professional situation:standardizingjdgjune14 Standardizing Authorial attribution: - Married name Profession(s) and other activities : - Social-cultural activist - Contributor to periodical press - Traveller - Writer Languages in which she wrote : - English Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Bradlaugh, Charles Financial aspects of this woman’s career: - Not yet checked Memberships : - The Central Hindu College - The Hyderabad (Sind) National Collegiate Board (Mumbai, India) - The Theosophical Society
Elements of bibliography:
Websites: Bio etc. via Celebration of WW
BBC historic figures
Anne Taylor, ‘Besant , Annie (1847–1933)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Editors: Johanneke Straasheijm (update on 12 December 2009)
Tanja Badalic (update on 11 July 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 25 November 2013)
Marina Cano Lopez (update on 20 April 2014)
Marina Cano Lopez (update on 20 April 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 21 April 2014)
Janouk de Groot (update on 18 June 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 When a Man dies, shall he live again? A lecture (1904)
E 2 *Annie Besant, the author ()
E 3 *Changing Times: eight lectures (1909)
E 4 *Education for a new age (1919)
E 5 *Theosophie en materialisme (Theosophy and materialism) (1894)
E 6 Esoteric Christianity; or, the Lesser Mysteries (1901)
E 7 In the outer court (1895)
E 8 Industry under Socialism (1889)
E 9 Man: Whence, How and Wither (1913)
E 10 Mysticism (1912)
E 11 Reincarnation (1910)
E 12 Study in Consciousness (1904)
E 13 The Bhagavad Gîtâ (1896)
E 14 The Coming Generation and the Coming Christ. A lecture. (1911)
E 15 The riddle of life, and how Theosophy answers it (1911)
E 16 Why I became a Theosophist (1889)

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