21 September 1780
The youngest of five children, AMP was born, apparently at Salisbury
, following the death of her father.
By September 1793
AMP published the first volume of Artless Tales
, begun at the age of thirteen. The second volume, although intended to accompany the first, was published by different booksellers in 1795.
After March 1807
AMP published, with her name, The Hungarian Brothers
, a historical romance which became probably her best-known work: she wrote the preface in this month and the book was out by July.
After April 1830
AMP published with Longman
her last novel, The Barony
, in three volumes.
21 September 1832
AMP died on her fifty-second birthday, of typhus contracted while visiting her brother William in Bristol