Susan Edmonstone Ferrier

woman and novelist

Died aged 72

Susan Edmonstone Ferrier (7 September 1782 – 5 November 1854) was a Scottish novelist. Her novels, giving vivid accounts of Scottish life and presenting sharp views on women's education, remained popular throughout the 19th century.

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

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Susan Ferrier writer born 7 Sept 1782 died 5 Nov 1854

Clinton Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom where they lived

Susan Edmonstone Ferrier (1782–1854) [full inscription unknown]

East Morningside House, Edinburgh, United Kingdom where they was