About Maria Edgeworth

Maria Edgeworth
Maria Edgeworth was a prolific Irish writer of adults' and children's literature. She was one of the first realist writers in children's literature and was a significant figure in the evolution of the novel in Europe. She held advanced views, for a woman of her time, on estate management, politics and education, and corresponded with some of the... Wikipedia
January 1, 1768, Black Bourton, Oxfordshire, England
May 22, 1849, Edgeworthstown, County Longford, Ireland

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