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Christabel Coleridge entry: Overview screen.
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Christabel Coleridge's writing career spanned over forty years in the last three decades of the nineteenth century and the first two of the twentieth. She published nearly thirty-nine novels, four collaborative fictional works, one collection each of short stories, tales, and essays, a study of English literature, and a biography. Many of her novels, stories, and tales were intended for young girls and women, and she often deals with family dynamics. She also edited two periodicals.
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25 May 1843 CC was born in Chelsea at St Mark's College, an Anglican teacher training college where her father served as clergyman and teacher. Bibliographic Citation link.
1869 CC published her first novel, Lady Betty, an eighteenth-century historical tale for young readers. Bibliographic Citation link.
14 November 1921 CC died at Cheyne, Bridge Road, Torquay, Devon Bibliographic Citation link.
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