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Emma Parker is a skilled though obscure novelist and essayist publishing in the 1810s, whose works were well received and have much to offer today's reader. She was articulately concerned about the craft of novel-writing, and evidently serious about her career.
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The date of EP's birth is unknown, but it was probably some time before 1790.
October 1809 EP published in two volumes with the Minerva Press, as 'Emma De Lisle', A Soldier's Offspring; or The Sisters. A Tale. Bibliographic Citation link.
1817 EP published with Egerton a volume of essays written "at various periods," entitled Important Trifles: Chiefly Appropriate to Females on their Entrance into Society. Bibliographic Citation link.
EP died some time after 1817: the date and place are not known.
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