Author Information At the Circulating Library

Author: Blanche Marryat

Alternate Name(s): Charlotte Blanche Marryat (alternate name); Mrs. Lynal Thomas (married name)

Biography: Blanche Marryat was born in 1827, the eldest daughter of novelist Frederick Marryat. In 1843, she married armaments inventor Lynal Thomas. Late in life, she wrote one novel, Briars and Thorns (1867), which was serialized in Bentley's Miscellany. Her death date is unknown.


References: Annual Register for 1843 (1844); NCBEL


  1. Briars and Thorns.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1867.