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Amelia Edwards

1831 - 1892

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Amelia Ann Blanford Edwards (7 June 1831 – 15 April 1892), also known as Amelia B. Edwards, was an English novelist, journalist, traveller and Egyptologist. Her literary successes included the ghost story "The Phantom Coach" (1864), the novels Barbara's History (1864) and Lord Brackenbury (1880), and the travelogue of Egypt A Thousand Miles up the Nile (1877). She also edited a poetry anthology published in 1878. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amelia Edwards has received more than 97,800 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Amelia Edwards is the 4,715th most popular writer, the 3,763rd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 439th most popular British Writer.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.19

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  • 2.44

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Amelia Edwards ranks 4,715 out of 5,794Before her are Peter Englund, Marie Kondo, Karin Slaughter, Jeanette Winterson, Rita Mae Brown, and Sándor Bródy. After her are John Varley, Domiziana Giordano, Ivan Dmitriev, Katri Vala, Jeton Kelmendi, and Nirmal Verma.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1831, Amelia Edwards ranks 83Before her are Fran Levstik, Manuel Antônio de Almeida, Frederick Townsend Ward, Ignatius L. Donnelly, John Bell Hood, and Fyodor Bredikhin. After her are Lucy Webb Hayes, John Schofield, and Harry Atkinson. Among people deceased in 1892, Amelia Edwards ranks 61Before her are Jay Gould, Caroline Harrison, John Pope, José María Castro Madriz, Henry Edward Manning, and Sereno Watson. After her are Dimitrios Valvis, Joaquín Jovellar y Soler, Alexandre Levy, John Greenleaf Whittier, Ernestine Rose, and James Skivring Smith.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Amelia Edwards ranks 3,763 out of 6,924Before her are Eric Gill (1882), Jamie Carragher (1978), Edward Wilson (1872), Sammy Lee (1959), Martin McGuinness (1950), and Adolph Deutsch (1897). After her are Trevor Bolder (1950), William Sterndale Bennett (1816), Chris Bonington (1934), Doreen Massey (1944), Liz Smith (1921), and Richard Palmer-James (1947).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Amelia Edwards ranks 439Before her are Gilbert Adair (1944), Kate Atkinson (1951), Thomas Hood (1799), James Thomson (1700), Pauline Baynes (1922), and Jeanette Winterson (1959). After her are Terence Rattigan (1911), Alasdair Gray (1934), R. M. Ballantyne (1825), Wilbert Awdry (1911), Margery Kempe (1373), and Jonathan Stroud (1970).