Ellen Wood, English author (d. 1887) was born on January 17, 1814.

Ellen Price was an English novelist better known as Mrs. Henry Wood. She is best remembered for her 1861 novel East Lynne. Many of her books sold well internationally and were widely read in the United States. In her time, she surpassed Charles Dickens in fame in Australia.

Ellen Wood, English author (d. 1887) was born on January 17, 1814.

January 17, 1814

Ellen Wood, English author (d. 1887) was born on January 17, 1814.

Ellen Price was an English novelist better known as Mrs. Henry Wood. She is best remembered for her 1861 novel East Lynne. Many of her books sold well internationally and were widely read in the United States. In her time, she surpassed Charles Dickens in fame in Australia.