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Florence Marryat, who published about eighty books during the later nineteenth century, was primarily a novelist (known for fiction that plays about the borders of the supernatural, in spiritualist and vampire novels) and also a playwright and travel writer.
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9 July 1837 FM was born at Brighton in Sussex; she was the sixth daughter and the eleventh and youngest child in her family. Bibliographic Citation link.  scholarly note link.
By 11 February 1865 FM published her first novel, Love's Conflict. Bibliographic Citation link.  scholarly note link.
By 11 March 1871 Her Lord and Master, one of FM's best-known novels, was published under both her names: 'Florence Marryat (Mrs. Ross Church)'. Bibliographic Citation link.
1891 FM published There Is No Death, a book about her experiences with spiritualism and its practitioners. Bibliographic Citation link.
27 October 1899 FM died at St John's Wood in London. Bibliographic Citation link.
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