Women’s Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present
Standard Name: Kingsley, Fanny
Birth Name: Frances Eliza Grenfell
's literary activity centres around the life of her husband, the writer and clergyman Charles Kingsley. She edited his letters for publication after his death, as well as several volumes of his religious writings. Her biography of him was wildly successful in the 1870s and 1880s, and remained continuously in print until 1983.