Sophia Lee entry: Overview screen.
Shortly before 13 May 1750
SL was born in London
to parents who were both on the stage.
SL published the final volumes of The Recess
About April 1804
SL's epistolary novel The Life of a Lover
, written early in her career, finally reached print.
28 January 1807
SL's last work, her comedy "The Assignation", was produced at Drury Lane
A novelette appeared which was clearly a spin-off from SL's The Recess
: it is entitled (in part) Rose Douglas; or, The Court of Elizabeth
; its heroine is sole survivor of twins born to Mary Queen of Scots