Author Information At the Circulating Library

Author: Edith Elisa Cowper (1860–1933)

Biography: Her early life cannot be traced. By 1891, she lived on the Isle of Wight married with five children. She later moved to the London area where in the 1890s she began writing fiction.

References: British Census (1891, 1901, 1911)


  1. Bessie.  1 vol.  London: S.P.C.K., 1900.
  2. "The Brown Bird" and Her Owners: A Story of Adventure off the South Coast.  1 vol.  London: S.P.C.K., 1901.