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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 185

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Author

Yearsley, Ann.

Title

Poems, on several occasions. By Ann Yearsley, a Milkwoman of Bristol. 3rd ed.

Imprint

London : Printed for T. Cadell

Year of Publication

1785

Call Number

WPRP 185

Physical Description:

2 p. L., xv-lvi, iii-xiii, 100 p. 21 cm

Citation

Jackson, Romantic Poetry by Women, p. 383

 

Notes

Includes "A Prefatory Letter to Mrs. Montagu. By a Friend," List of Subscribers, and Advertisement.

Epigraph

none

Online copy

CU Digital Library

Hathi Trust

Contents

NIGHT To STELLA

1

Thoughts on the Author’s own Death

14

To a Friend: on Valentine’s Day

19

Another Valentine. To another person

22

To Mrs. V---------N

24

A Fragment

29

On the sudden Death of a Friend

34

To Mr. R--------, on his benevolent Scheme for rescuing poor Children from Vise and Misery, by promoting Sunday Schools

37

To Mrs. M--------s, 48

To STELLA; on a Visit to Mrs. MONTAGU

52

To the Same: on her accusing the Author of Flattery and of ascribing to the Creature that Praise which is due only the Creator

55

Soliloquy

57

Address to Friendship

60

To the Honourable H------E W--------E, on reading the Castle of Otranto

66

To Her Grace the Duchess Dowager of PORTLAND

74

On Mrs. MONTAGU

78

Clifton Hill

83