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Yonge, Charlotte

Other Names: M(ary)
Born: 11-8-1823 at Otterbourne,Hampshire, Eng.
Died: 24-3-1901

Summary of Biography

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Biography

Charlotte Mary Yonge(1823 - 1901) was an English novelist born into a religious family. Her first book was published in 1838, the revenues of which went toward the founding of a girls school. Yongewas a prolific author who wrote religious books, text books, novels, memoirs, and short stories. Her writings were influenced by her secluded upbringing and her intense love for her family. She is best known for her masterwork, The Heir of Redclyffe (1853).

This section contains 18 books
The Dove in the Eagle's Nest
The Dove in the Eagle's Nest


UK£ 19.99
Chantry House
Chantry House


UK£ 19.99
The Caged Lion
The Caged Lion


UK£ 19.99
A Book of Golden Deeds
A Book of Golden Deeds


UK£ 19.99
The Armourer's Prentices
The Armourer's Prentices


UK£ 24.99
Scenes and Characters
Scenes and Characters


UK£ 19.99
Young Folks' History of England
Young Folks' History of England


UK£ 19.99
Two Penniless Princesses
Two Penniless Princesses


UK£ 19.99
The Stokesley Secret
The Stokesley Secret


UK£ 19.99
The Prince and the Page
The Prince and the Page


UK£ 16.99
The Little Duke
The Little Duke


UK£ 16.99
Nuttie's Father
Nuttie's Father


UK£ 24.99
Lady Hester
Lady Hester


UK£ 16.99
Henrietta's Wish
Henrietta's Wish


UK£ 19.99
Countess Kate
Countess Kate


UK£ 19.99
Beechcroft at Rockstone
Beechcroft at Rockstone


UK£ 19.99
Abbeychurch
Abbeychurch


UK£ 19.99
A Modern Telemachus
A Modern Telemachus


UK£ 16.99