Title details for What Has Been:

Year: 1801.
Author(s): Eliza Kirkham MATHEWS
Gender: Female.
Title: WHAT HAS BEEN. A NOVEL. IN TWO VOLUMES.
Publication: London: Printed at the Minerva-Press, for William Lane, Leadenhall-Street, 1801.
Format: 2 vols (I 288p; II 268p). 12°.
Cat. nos: Corvey; CME 3-628-48898-2; EN2 1801: 48; xNSTC; OCLC 4104206.
Notes: Blakey and Summers treat this work as anonymous, the latter adding 'The first literary attempt of a lady'. Attributed to 'Mrs Mathews' on t.p. of the American edn, Alexandria 1803, as seen at University of Pennsylvania; OCLC attributes to Mrs Charles Mathews, d. 1802. FC includes this as a late work of Eliza Kirkham Mathews (17721802) in its entry on that author.
Further edns: Alexandria, VA, 1803 (OCLC).
DBF record no: 1801A050.

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