11 June 1851
MAW was born Mary Augusta Arnold in Hobart Town
. She was the eldest of eight children.
24 February 1888
MAW's most popular and critically acclaimed novel, Robert Elsmere
, appeared in three volumes.
17 September 1908
MAW's Diana Mallory
, which is considered to be possibly the first novelestic application of Freud
ian theory, was published.
MAW's Cousin Philip
in the US
) featuring a New Woman; the last novel she wrote (though not the last published), it received little attention.
24 March 1920
MAW died in London
from bronchitis and gradual heart failure.