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Mitford, Mary Russell
(b. Alresford, Hampshire, December 16th, 1787; d. near Reading, January 10th, 1855). Christine (1811); Poems on the Female Character (1812); Watlington Hill (1812); Julian (1823); Our Village (1824); Foscari (1826); Rienzi (1828); Charles the First, American Stories for Young People (1832); Lights and Shadows of American Life (1832); Belford Regis (1835); Country Stories (1837); Recollections of a Literary Life (1851); Atherton and Other Tales (1854); and other works. For Biography, see Miss Mitfords Life and Letters, edited by Harness and LEstrange; Letters, edited by Henry F. Chorley; and the Life and Letters of Charles Boner.