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date: 17 February 2020

Otté, Elise Charlottelocked

  • Elizabeth Baigent


Otté, Elise Charlotte (1818–1903), linguist and historian, was born in Copenhagen on 30 September 1818. Nothing is known of her father beyond his surname and the fact that he was Danish, nor of her mother save that she was English and called Mary Anne...

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