At the Circulating Library Author Information: Mary Martha Sherwood

Author: Mary Martha Sherwood (1775–1851)

Alternate Name(s): Butt (maiden name); Mrs. Sherwood (familiar name)

Biography: Children's writer and educationist. Sister of novelist Lucy Lyttelton Cameron and mother of novelist Sophia Kelly. See entry in DNB.


References: DNB

Fiction Titles:

  1. Caroline Mordaunt: or, The Governess.  1 vol.  London: William Darton and Son, 1835.
  2. The De Cliffords: An Historical Tale.  1 vol.  London: Darton and Co., 1847.
  3. The Two Knights: or, Delancey Castle. A Tale of the Civil Wars.  1 vol.  London: Darton and Co., 1851.