Jane Marcet entry: Overview screen.
Shortly before 23 June 1769
Jane Haldimand (later JM) was born in London
; she was baptised on this day.
After May 1819
JM, as 'the author of Conversations on Chemistry', published a book from a manuscript she had long had by her: Conversations on Natural Philosophy
(that is to say physics).
By 30 October 1858
In the year of JM's death there appeared Mrs. Marcet's Story-Book, a Selection from the Stories Contained in her Books for Little Children
; several are fairy tales.