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us: Inchbald, Mrs., 1753-1821

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  • Fuller Name

    • Elizabeth Simpson
  • Variants

    • us: Inkhbalʹd, Mrs., 1753-1821
    • us: Inchbald, Elizabeth, 1753-1821
    • us: Simpson, Elizabeth, 1753-1821
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Stanningfield (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Kensington (London, England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Drama
          (lcsh) Acting
            (lcsh) Fiction
              (lcsh) Dramatic criticism
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Dramatists
                  (lcsh) Actresses
                    (lcsh) Actors
                      (lcsh) Novelists
                        (lcsh) Theater critics
                    • Earlier Established Forms

                        Inchbald, Elizabeth Simpson, 1753-1821
                    • Sources

                      • found: Her A simple story, 1986: CIP t.p. (Elizabeth Inchbald)
                      • found: Mansfield Park, 2005: table of contents (Lovers' vows / by Elizabeth Inchbald) page 549 (Elizabeth Inchbald (1753-1821), actress, novelist, playwright and critic, has been described as the foremost English female dramatist; her novel A simple story appeared in 1791; the later part of her literary career involved overseeing and writing biographical and critical prefaces for The British theatre, a 25-volume collection of English plays, making Inchbald the first woman professional drama critic in England) page 555 (facsimile: Lovers' vows; a play, in five acts; altered from the German of Kotzebue / by Mrs. Inchbald)
                      • found: OCLC, June 19, 2015 (access points: Inchbald, Mrs., 1753-1821; Inchbald, Elizabeth, 1753-1821; usage: Mrs. Inchbald; Elizabeth Inchbald)
                      • found: Wikipedia, June 19, 2015 (Elizabeth Inchbald; Elizabeth Inchbald (née Simpson) (1753-1821) was an English novelist, actress, and dramatist; born 15 October 1753 at Stanningfield, near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk; died on 1 August 1821 in Kensington, England; her play Lovers' Vows (1798) was featured by Jane Austen in her novel Mansfield Park; occupation: Novelist, dramatist, critic, actress)
                    • LC Classification

                      • PR3518
                    • Change Notes

                      • 1980-09-03: new
                      • 2015-06-21: revised
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