My 19th-Century Women Writers Project

(a work in progress…)


A

B

  • Clara Lucas Balfour
  • Isabella Banks
  • Lucy Elizabeth Bather
  • Mary Beaumont
  • Gertrude Bell
  • Bessie Rayner Belloc
  • Annie Besant
  • Louisa Sarah Bevington
  • Isabella Lucy Bird
  • Helen Cecelia Black
  • Mathilde Blind
  • Gertrude Elizabeth Blood
  • Georgiana Bloomfield, Baroness Bloomfield
  • Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon
  • Catherine Mumford Booth
  • Mary Frances Elizabeth Boscawen
  • Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • Anna Brassey
  • Anna Eliza Bray
  • Anne Brontë (England, 1820 – 1849)
  • Charlotte Brontë (England, 1816 – 1855)
  • Emily Brontë
  • Rhoda Broughton
  • Lucy Madox Brown
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Georgiana Burne-Jones
  • Josephine Elizabeth Grey Butler
  • May Byron

C

  • Mona Caird (née Alice Mona Alison, married name Alice Mona Henryson-Caird)
  • Baroness de Calabrella
  • Ada Cambridge (later known as Ada Cross)
  • Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • Jane Welsh Carlyle (Scotland, 1801 – 1866)
  • Georgiana Chatterton
  • Harriet L. Childe-Pemberton
  • Mary Cholmondeley
  • Frances Elizabeth Clarke (Sarah Grand)
  • Mary Cowden Clarke
  • Mrs. Henry Clarke
  • Caroline Clive (sometimes known as Caroline Wigley Clive)
  • Frances Power Cobbe
  • Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
  • Sara Coleridge (England, 1802 – 1852)
  • Marie Corelli
  • Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  • Victoria Cross
  • Catherine Crowe

D

  • Nellie Verrill Mighels Davis
  • Mary de Morgan
  • Mary Angela Dickens
  • Emily Dickinson (United States, 1830 – 1886)
  • Amy Dillwyn (Wales, 1845 – 1935)
  • Lady Florence Dixie
  • Ella Hepworth Dixon (pen name of Margaret Wynman)
  • Sarah Doudney
  • Helen Blackwood, Baroness Dufferin and Claneboye

E

F

  • Emily Faithfull
  • Violet Fane
  • Marianne Farningham
  • Alice Fisher
  • Mrs. Alexander Fraser
  • Alice Furlong

G

  • Elizabeth Gaskell (England, 1810 – 1865)
  • Edith Mary Gell
  • Emily Gerard
  • Catherine Gore
  • Sarah Grand (pseudonym of Frances Elizabeth Clarke)
  • Lady Charlotte Elizabeth Guest (later Lady Charlotte Schreiber)
  • Louise Imogen Guiney

H

  • Ann Hawkshaw
  • Elizabeth Anna Hart (England, 1822 – 1890)
  • Mary Cecil Hay
  • Felicia Hemans
  • Elizabeth Herbert, Baroness Herbert of Lea
  • Mary Hooper
  • Emma Hosken
  • Mary Howitt
  • Catherine Hubback

I

  • Jean Ingelow

J

  • Mary Cadwalader Rawle Jones

K

L

  • Selma Lagerlöf (Sweden, 1858 – 1940)
    • Invisible Links, tr. Pauline Bancroft Flach (1899. Original: Osynliga länkar,1894)
  • Anna Letitia Le Breton
  • Caroline Leakey
  • Vernon Lee (England, 1856 – 1935)
    • Hauntings. Fantastic Stories (1890)
    • The Virgin of the Seven Daggers (1962, posthumously published)
  • Margaret Elizabeth Leigh
  • Amy Levy
  • Eliza Lynn Linton

M

  • Lucas Malet (pseudonym of Mary St Leger Kingsley)
  • Augusta Marryat
  • Emilia Marryat
  • Florence Marryat (England, 1833 – 1899)
  • Harriet Martineau
  • Ellen Buckingham Mathews
  • Annie Matheson
  • Mary McNair Mathews
  • Alice Meynell
  • Charlotte Mew
  • Florence Miller
  • Hannah More
  • Favell Lee Mortimer

N

  • Constance Naden
  • Edith Nesbit
  • Florence Sheridan Nightingale
  • Caroline Norton

O

P

  • Julia Pardoe
  • Frances Mary Peard
  • Susan K. Phillips
  • Ellen Pickering
  • Rosa Campbell Praed (Mrs. Campbell Praed)
  • May Probyn

R

  • Dollie Radford
  • Maria Firmina dos Reis
  • Charlotte Caroline Richardson
  • Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchie
  • Elizabeth Robins
  • Sara Tappan Doolittle Robinson
  • Janet Ross
  • Christina Rossetti (England, 1830-1894)
    • Goblin Market and Other Poems (1862)
      • A Birthday (poem, first published in the Macmillan’s Magazine, 1861)
  • Maria Francesca Rossetti

S

T

  • Emma Tatham
  • Helen Taylor
  • Margaret Todd (doctor)
  • Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna
  • Frances Milton Trollope
  • Frances Eleanor Trollope
  • Violet Tweedale

V

  • Bertha Vyver

W

  • Lucy Bethia Walford
  • Mary Augusta Ward (Mrs Humphry Ward)
  • Augusta Webster
  • Lady Wilde (Jane Francesca Agnes)
  • Ellen Wood (Mrs. Henry Wood)
  • Jane Woodward

Y

  • Charlotte Mary Yonge
  • Elizabeth Youatt

Sources:

Charles Dana Gibson

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