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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 91

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Author

Holford, Margaret, Mrs. Allen. (nee Wrench, 1761-1834).

Title

Gresford Vale, and other poems.

Imprint

London : Hookham and Carpenter, 1798.

Physical description

pp. 44 plates.

Call number

WPRP 91.

Citation

L, C, (BIK Gu SAN unverified) in ESTC; Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 162; Todd, Dictionary of Women Writers, p. 164.

Notes

Bound with: SEWARD. ANNA. (1708-1790). Llangollen Vale, with other poems : by Anna Seward. London : printed for G. Sael 1796 [4], 48p. 4x. plates. Bound together in half calf, marbled boards.Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 290; Lonsdale, Women Poets, p. 311; Todd, Dictionary of Women Writers, p. 280.

Daughter of William Wrench of Chester and mother of Margaret Holford. She wrote novels and comedies.

Citation:

L, C, (BIK Gu SAN unverified) in ESTC; Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 162; Todd, Dictionary of Women Writers, p. 164.

Notes

Bound with and following: SEWARD, ANNA. Llangollen Vale, and other poems: by Anna Seward. London : Printed for G. Sael, 1796. [4], 48p. 4x. plates. Bound together in half calf, marbled boards.Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 290; Lonsdale, Women Poets, p. 311; Todd, Dictionary of Women Writers, p. 280.,WPRP 91.
 
Includes Dedication.

Epigraph

none

Contents

No Contents page. Includes:

Gresford Vale

3

Sonnet, to Spring

14

Sonnet, to a Summer Evening

15

Sonnet, to Autumn

16

Sonnet, to Winter

17

Ode, to Memory

18

Rural Pleasures

20

On the Absence of a Friend

23

Sonnet. The Rose-Bud; Addressed to Miss S-----L-----R, on Leaving School

25

The Anchoret

26

Ode to Solitude

28

Ode to Health.

31

To Good Humour

33

Sonnet

35

Sonnet

36

Sonnet

37

Sonnet, Inscribed to a Friend, on Presenting Her with a Book of Poems

38

Epitaph on Miss Maria Townsend.

39

Ode, to Death

40