At the Circulating Library Author Information: Amelia Gillispie Smyth

Author: Amelia Gillispie Smyth (1788–1876)

Alternate Name(s): Keith (maiden name)

Biography: Amelia Gillespie Smyth was born in Vienna, the daughter of diplomat Sir Robert Murray Keith. She married Robert Gillespie, who later assumed the name Smyth.

References: DNB (Sir Robert Murray Keith)

Fiction Titles:

  1. Selwyn in Search of a Daughter and Other Tales.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1835.
  2. Fit to be a Duchess: With other stories of Courage adn Principle.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1860.