Ann Radcliffe
1764-1823
 

Ann Ward was born in Holborn, London. In 1788, she married William Radcliffe. In 1789 her first book was published with great success. That encouraged her to write further novels. Her novels fall in the category of gothic horror romances.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) The Castles of Athlin and Dunbayne  1789
 2) A Sicilian Romance  1790
 3) The Romance of the Forest  1791
 4) The Mysteries of Udolpho  1794
 5) The Italian  1797
 6) Gaston de Blondeville  1826

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