It had been advertised in the London Chronicle on 22-4 April.
Norton, Rictor. Mistress of Udolpho: The Life of Ann Radcliffe. Leicester University Press, 1999.
The day after it appeared AR
's previous publisher, Hookham
, issued a whole clutch of related works: new editions of her first...
Her former publisher, the firm of Cadell
, was just passing to a new generation. Both Thomas Cadells
, father and son
, and William Davies (partner of the latter) found Desmond too revolutionary: it...
The aftermath dragged on. Thomas Pringle
of the Anti-Slavery Society
, who had published MP
's work, sued Thomas Cadell
, London publisher of Blackwood's; the man who claimed ownership of MP
sued Pringle for libel.
27 December 1802
the elder died (leaving an estate of £150,000); his junior partner, Thomas Davies
, then ran the business together with Thomas Cadell, junior