Quotes by Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna

About Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna:

Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna was a popular Victorian English writer and novelist who wrote as Charlotte Elizabeth. Her work focused on promoting women's rights (see her books The Wrongs of Women and Helen Fleetwood) and evangelical Protestantism. She went deaf at the age of 10. Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote of her memoir Personal Recollections (1841): "We know of no piece of autobiography in the English language which can compare with this in richness of feeling and description and power of exciting interest."

Author Bio

  • NameCharlotte Elizabeth Tonna
  • DescriptionBritish writer
  • BornOctober 1, 1790
  • DiedJuly 12, 1846
  • ProfessionWriter