Henrietta Rouviere Mosse

Standard Name: Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere
Indexed Name: Henrietta Rouvière Mosse
Birth Name: Henrietta Rouvière
HRM published about ten novels and a volume of short fiction with the Minerva Press and its successor during the early nineteenth century; writing at first for pleasure, then out of increasingly desperate financial need. Her fiction is melodramatically plotted but well-written, with skilful handling of dialogue both fashionable and low-life, and with scenes ranging through London, the English provinces, Scotland, France, and Italy.


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Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. A Bride and No Wife. Minerva Press (A. K. Newman), 1817.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. A Father’s Love and a Woman’s Friendship. A. K. Newman, 1825.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. A Peep at our Ancestors. Lane, Newman and Co., 1807.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. Arrivals from India. Minerva Press (A. K. Newman), 1812.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. Gratitude, and Other Tales. A. K. Newman, 1826.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. Lussington Abbey. Minerva Press, 1804.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. The Blandfords. Newman, 1829.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. The Heirs of Villeroy. Minerva Press (Lane, Newman and Co.), 1805.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. The Old Irish Baronet. Minerva Press (Lane, Newman and Co.), 1808.
Mosse, Henrietta Rouviere. Woman’s Wit and Man’s Wisdom, or, Intrigue: A Novel. A. K. Newman and Co., 1827.