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Rossetti, Maria Francescalocked

(1827–1876)
  • Susan Elkin

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Rossetti, Maria Francesca (1827–1876), author and Anglican nun, was born on 17 February 1827 at 38 Charlotte Street, Portland Place, London. She was the eldest of the four children of Gabriele Pasquale Giuseppe Rossetti (1783–1854), Italian exile and professor of Italian at King's College, London...

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