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Brooke, Frances (1724-1789), novelist and playwright

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Alternative name(s):
  • Frances Moore (Maiden Name)
  • Mary Singleton, Spinster (Pseudonym)
  • Mrs Brooke (Also known as)
Surname: Brooke
Forenames: Frances
Gender: Female
Date: 1724-1789
Biography: ODNB link for Brooke, Frances (1724-1789) nee Moore, Novelist and Playwright called Mary Singleton then Mrs Brooke
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P143953 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P3665 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Frances Brooke
  Description Held by Reference Further information
letters (24) to Richard Gifford and literary MSS (41 items)
Harvard University: Houghton Library
See NUC MS 81-453
1756-82: (copies) corresp and verses with Richard Gifford
British Library, Manuscript Collections

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