E. Nesbit

1858 - 1924

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Edith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland; 15 August 1858 – 4 May 1924) was an English author and poet; she published her books for children under the name of E. Nesbit. She wrote or collaborated on more than 60 books of children's literature. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of E. Nesbit has received more than 539,312 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). E. Nesbit is the 2,703rd most popular writer (down from 2,580th in 2019), the 2,050th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,890th in 2019) and the 239th most popular British Writer.

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  • 29

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  • 3.24

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  • 3.97

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Among writers, E. Nesbit ranks 2,703 out of 5,794Before her are Yasushi Inoue, Apostolo Zeno, Georg Herwegh, Georg Stiernhielm, Nathan Birnbaum, and Christopher Robin Milne. After her are Lucius Cornelius Sisenna, Arthur Cravan, Yu Kil-chun, Hubert Selby Jr., Mahmoud Shabestari, and Zuhayr bin Abi Sulma.

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Among people born in 1858, E. Nesbit ranks 71Before her are Pandita Ramabai, Mikimoto Kōkichi, Hans Rott, Gustaf Kossinna, Eduard von Toll, and Vincas Kudirka. After her are Jenő Hubay, Petar Bojović, Agnes Baden-Powell, Cipriano Castro, Richard Bergh, and William Stanley Jr.. Among people deceased in 1924, E. Nesbit ranks 62Before her are Emile Claus, Andrew Irvine, Wilhelm Roux, Ebenezer Cobb Morley, Mikhail Rodzianko, and Charles Villiers Stanford. After her are Jacques Loeb, Xaver Scharwenka, Curt von Bardeleben, Cipriano Castro, Pavel Urysohn, and Franz von Bayros.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, E. Nesbit ranks 2,050 out of 6,924Before her are Richard Bremmer (1953), James Blunt (1974), Asser (900), Thomas Bradwardine (1300), John Pell (1611), and Christopher Robin Milne (1920). After her are Charles Boycott (1832), John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall (1316), Harriet Martineau (1802), Sylvester McCoy (1943), Ray Winstone (1957), and Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st Earl of Minto (1751).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, E. Nesbit ranks 239Before her are Joseph Delaney (1945), Lady Caroline Lamb (1785), Rupert Brooke (1887), Jack Higgins (1929), Philip Kerr (1956), and Christopher Robin Milne (1920). After her are Thor Vilhjálmsson (1925), Ford Madox Ford (1873), William Robertson Smith (1846), Robert Chambers (1802), Sister Nivedita (1867), and Charles Lamb (1775).