1st Edition

The Diaries of Elizabeth Inchbald

    1296 Pages
    by Routledge

    An energetic woman, Inchbald achieved fame as an actress, novelist, playwright and critic. This work includes her eleven surviving diaries, which record Inchbald's social contacts and professional activities, itemize her day-to-day expenditure, and chart the development of affairs such as the Napoleonic Wars and the trial of Queen Caroline.

    Volume 1: The Early Years on the Stage-Scotland, France, Ireland, the Provinces, and London, 1776-81 Volume 2: The Height of Fame-Acting, Playwriting, and Novel Writing, 1782-93 Volume 3: The Introspective Years-Drama Criticism, Napoleonic Wars, and the Queen's Trial, 1807-20