Emma Robinson entry: Overview screen.
ER published Whitefriars; or, The Days of Charles the Second
, her first, anonymous historical romance, bearing the date of 1844; it was praised to the skies in the Athenæum
ER's final novel, The Matrimonial Vanity Fair
, once again issued as 'the author of Whitefriars, etc.' was an examination of contemporary social life and what marriage meant for women.
18 December 1890
ER died at Norwood
, the London County Lunatic Asylum, at the age of seventy-six.