Cobbold, Elizabeth (F)

Surname: Cobbold (née Knipe)
Forename(s): Elizabeth
b. 25 February 1764. d. 17 October 1825. VIAF.
Poet, editor, and novelist. Alternative signature: Mrs E. Cobbold. Née Knipe. Married William Clarke, from Ipswich, on 16 November 1790. Clarke died three months’ later. Cobbold then married John Cobbold, also from Ipswich, on 7 August 1791. Author of Poems on Various Subjects (1783), The Mince Pye (1800, under the pseudonym Carolina Petty Pasty). Six Narrative Poems (1787, by subscription), and the posthumously published Poems (1825, edited with a memoir by Letitia Jermyn). Probably edited The Chaplet (1805). Edited labouring-class poet Ann Candler’s Poetical Attempts (1803). Biographical information: Orlando. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Gunhilda: or, The Champion Page. A Dramatic Scene 1825 Forget-Me-Not Poet 15098
La Bagatelle; A Valentine 1825 Forget-Me-Not Poet 15074
Serenade 1826 Forget-Me-Not Poet 13931