Porter, Jane (17761850)

Porter, Jane, English novelist, born in Durham; her most famous novels were “Thaddeus of Warsaw” (1803) and “The Scottish Chiefs” (1810), both highly popular in their day, the latter particularly; it induced Scott to go on with Waverley; died at Bristol (17761850).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Port Arthur
Port Darwin
Port Elizabeth
Port Glasgow
Port Louis
Port Royal
Port-au-Prince
Portcullis
Porte, Sublime
Porteous Mob
Porter, Jane
Porter, Noah
Porteus, Beilby
Portia
Portland
Portland, Isle of
Portland Vase
Porto Rico
Portobello
Portsmouth
Portsmouth