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Charlotte Louisa Hawkins Dempster (1835–1913)

Dempster, Charlotte Louisa Hawkins. A Scotch novelist; born in Forfarshire, Scotland, in 1835; died in 1913. Her first book was: ‘The Hótel du Petit St. Jean: A Gascon Story’ (1869); the second ‘Véra’ (1872) established her reputation. Her other works include: ‘Essays’ (1872); ‘Iseulte’ (1875); ‘Blue Roses’ (1877); ‘Within Sound of the Sea’ (1878), a Scotch story; ‘Ninette’ (1888), an idyl of Provence.