, a Scottish Catholic theologian of liberal views, replied tactfully to a social acquaintance of EI
's who took it upon herself to profess concern and anxiety about the Catholic actress's soul.
Manvell, Roger. Elizabeth Inchbald: England’s Principal Woman Dramatist and Independent Woman of Letters in 18th Century London. University Press of America, 1987.
Geddes, Alexander. Letter to an anonymous woman, a social acquaintance of Elizabeth Inchbald.
Feminist Companion Archive.
Mary Ann Radcliffe
had some contacts who encouraged her literary pursuits: Arthur Murphy
the playwright, and Alexander Geddes
, the liberal Catholic theologian and bible translator, whom she met through Lady Traquair. Geddes acted as a...