Elizabeth Bonhote entry: Overview screen.
Elizabeth Mapes (later EB) apparently published her first novel, entitled Hortensia; or, The Distressed Wife
, and issued at London
as by 'a Lady', but identified as hers from the title-page of Olivia
By February 1788
EB published by subscription a work in a genre new to her, The Parental Monitor
, a conduct book which was highly successful in its day.
11 June 1818
EB died at Bungay
, aged seventy-four.