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Anne Katharine Elwood published two books in the mid-nineteenth century: one a narrative of her travels to India, and the other a collection of biographies of English women writers.
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1796 AKE was born Anne Katharine Curteis, presumably at Windmill Hill, near Battle in Sussex. Bibliographic Citation link.  scholarly note link.
By 21 August 1830 Anne Katharine Elwood (as 'Mrs Colonel Elwood') published her first book, the illustrated travel account Narrative of a Journey Overland from England. Bibliographic Citation link.
By 7 January 1843 Anne Katharine Elwood published (as 'Mrs Elwood, authoress of An Overland Journey to India') her best-known work and last publication, Memoirs of the Literary Ladies of England, from the Commencement of the Last Century. Bibliographic Citation link.
24 February 1873 AKE died at her home, Clayton Priory in Sussex, after a dozen years of widowhood. Bibliographic Citation link.
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