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(b. Kings Lynn, 1752; d. Bath, 1840). Evelina (1778); Cecilia (1782); Edwin and Elgitha (1795); Camilla (1796); The Wanderer; or, Female Difficulties (1814); and Memoirs of Dr. Charles Burney (1832). Her Diary, edited by her niece, was published in 1846. For Biography and Criticism, see Jeaffresons Novels and Novelists; Miss Kavanaghs English Women of Letters; and Macaulays Essays.