Ames, Mary Frances Leslie (1853 - 1929)

Biography: 

Elleke Boehmer (editor of Empire Writing: An Anthology of Colonial Literature 1870-1918 [Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998]: 470) gives what is known about Mary Frances Leslie Miller's marriage (to Ernest Ames, a railway engineer) and book, An ABC, for Baby Patriots (1899). She also illustrated her husband's book, The Tremendous Twins, or How the Boers were Beaten (1900).

Given Name: 
Mary Frances Leslie
Family Name: 
Ames
Née: 
Miller
Birth Date: 
1853
Death Date: 
1929
Nationality: 
Family Relations: 
husband : Ernest Ames
Literary Period: 
Literary Movement: 
First RPO Edition: 
2009