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By 15 October 1770
Eleanor Carter, later the novelist ES, was born shortly before this, the date on which she was baptised at Loughborough
Probably late 1798
ES published with the Minerva Press
her first novel, The Orphan of the Rhine. A Romance
, anonymous in four volumes.
ES used different publishers, Black and Co.
and J. Harris
, for her final work, Glenowen; or, The Fairy Palace. A Tale
, published with four pages of engraved plates.
5 May 1847
ES, who for nearly twenty-five years had been by her second marriage Mrs Dudley, died of liver disease at home in the vicarage at Sileby
at the age of seventy-seven.