Mary Brunton entry: Overview screen.
By 19 April 1811
MB had finished correcting Self-Control
for a second edition.
29 December 1818
MB died of puerperal fever, a few days after bearing her stillborn son.
MB's widower published a posthumous volume: a life of her and some fragments (primarily the unfinished novel Emmeline
) and travel diaries, prayers, and letters (with intelligent criticism of contemporary fiction).