The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A distinguished novelist, daughter of Dr. Burney, the historian of music; authoress of "Evelina" and "Cecilia," the first novels of the time, which brought her into connection with all her literary contemporaries, Johnson in chief; left "Diary and Letters" (1752-1840).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'D'arblay, Madame'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/d/darblay-madame.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.