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RADCLIFFE, radldlf, Ann Ward, Eng lish novelist: b. London, 9 July 1764; d. there, 7 Feb. 1823. She was married at 23 to William Radcliffe, afterward editor and proprietor of the weekly called The English Ckeeneick. Her first work was

A Journey through Holland and (1795). A collected edition of her novels with an appreciative preface by Sir Walter Scott was brought out in 1824. After the publica tion of