Elizabeth Griffith

(1727 - 1793)
Elizabeth Griffith (1727-1793)

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Elizabeth Griffith (1727-1793)

Works in ECPA

alphabetical listing / listing in source editions

Source editions

  • Griffith, Mrs. (Elizabeth), 1720?-1793. Amana. A dramatic poem. By a lady. London: printed by T. Harrison; for W. Johnston, 1764. xii,54p.; 4⁰. (ESTC T21796; OTA K030677.000)


DMI 1648; ODNB 11596


  • Eshleman, Dorothy Hughes. Elizabeth Griffith: A Biographical and Critical Study. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 1949. Print.

Reference works

  • Baines, Paul, Julian Ferraro, Pat Rogers, eds. The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Eighteenth-Century Writers and Writing, 1660-1789. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. 157-158. Print.
  • Todd, Janet, ed. A Dictionary of British and American Women Writers 1660-1800. Paperback edition, revised. Lanham et al.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1987. 141-142. Print.


  • Morin, Christina. Theorizing 'Gothic' in Eighteenth-Century Ireland. Morin, Christina, Niall Gillespie, eds. Irish Gothics: Genres, Forms, Modes, and Traditions, 1760-1890. Basingstoke, England: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. 13-33. Print.