Jewsbury, Geraldine Endsor

   Novelist, wrote several novels, of which Zoe, The Half-Sisters, and Constance Herbert may be mentioned. She also wrote stories for children, and was a contributor to various magazines.

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  • Geraldine Jewsbury — Geraldine Endsor Jewsbury (22 August 1812 ndash; 23 September 1880) was an English literary critic and author.Early lifeShe was born in Measham, Leicestershire.CareerIn 1845, Jewsbury had her first of five novels published. In addition, she wrote …   Wikipedia

  • Jewsbury, Maria Jane — (1800 1833)    The daughter of a cotton merchant, she was born at Measham, on the Derbyshire/Leicestershire border, and was educated at Shenstone, Staffordshire, but ill health forced her to leave school at fourteen. The family moved to… …   British and Irish poets

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