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Standard Name: Meteyard, Eliza
Birth Name: Eliza Meteyard
Silverpen, was a self-supporting early Victorian writer who published prolifically in a wide range of periodicals, particularly those aimed at the lower-middle and working classes, in addition to writing three novels for adults and a number of more successful stories for children. Her work suffered from the pressure to earn, but her journalism in particular is nevertheless powerful in its treatment of the economic and social ills of women. is best remembered now for her standard biography of the industrial potter and captain of industry . Some of her work was never published., who used the pseudonym