Brown, Susan, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, eds. Margaret Croker entry: Overview screen within Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press Online, 2006. <//orlando.cambridge.org/>. 24 September 2020.
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Margaret Croker, publishing in the early nineteenth century, is a competent poet (best when least formal) but an outstanding novelist, even on the evidence of her one identified work of fiction (among at least three published).
1777 MC was born at Holbeton in Devon. Bibliographic Citation link.
1818 MC published her only identified novel, The Question, Who is Anna?; she had it "Printed for the Author." Bibliographic Citation link.
After November 1825 MC died: the exact date is not known; but she is last heard of in this month, in her final application to the Royal Literary Fund. Bibliographic Citation link.
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