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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 170

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Author

Early, Miss.

Title

Corinth, and other poems. Dedicated (by permission) to the Right Hon. Viscountess Anson. 1st ed.

Imprint

London : Printed by Ellerton and Henderson, 1821.

Call Number

WPRP 170

Physical Description:

111 p

Notes

Includes List of Subscribers, Dedication, and Preface.

Citation

Not in Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women; multiple copies in Worldcat.

 

Epigraph

Source not listed:
 
Me let the tender office long engage
To rock the cradle of reposing age;
With lenient arts extend a mother’s breath,
Make languor smile, and smooth the bed of death;
Explore the thought, explain the asking eye,
And keep awhile a parent from the sky!

Contents

 

INTRODUCTION

27

Corinth

31

Lines on Lord Anson

61

What is Life?

65

To the Memory of his late Majesty

67

Epistle from Bonaparte to Maria Louisa

71

The Maniac’s Tale

76

Hymn

88

The Adieu

90

Impromptu on a Nosegay of Roses

92

Conclusion

94

Notes. On Corinth

99

On Lines on Lord Anson

107

---------- to the Memory of his late Majesty

108

On Epistle from Bonaparte

110

On the Maniac’s Tale

ibid.