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Inchbald, Elizabeth (1753-1821) nee Simpson, Novelist Dramatist and Actress

nee Simpson (Unknown/Other)

GB/NNAF/P129748   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P15089)

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NRA catalogue referenceNRA 38887 Forster
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Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1778-1803: letters from John and Priscilla Kemble
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Record ReferenceMS Eng misc e 143
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