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Barbauld Mrs (Anna Letitia) 1743-1825

Works: 812 works in 2,859 publications in 5 languages and 30,448 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Biography  Prayers and devotions  History  Devotional literature  Sermons  Hymns 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Other, Compiler, Illustrator, Dedicatee, Creator, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: AC1, 821.6
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Hymns in prose for children by Barbauld( Book )

468 editions published between 1781 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 4,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of inspirational and moral tracts published for children at the end of the eighteenth century to encourage reading and strength of character
Evenings at home, or, The juvenile budget opened consisting of a variety of miscellaneous pieces for the instruction and amusement of young persons by John Aikin( Book )

221 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes fables, fairy tales, dialogues, dramas, poems, etc. divided into thirty "evenings," or chapters
Lessons for children by Barbauld( Book )

170 editions published between 1778 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of Samuel Richardson, author of Pamela, Clarissa, and Sir Charles Grandison : selected from the original manuscripts, bequeathed by him to his family, to which are prefixed, a biographical account of that author, and observations on his writings by Samuel Richardson( Book )

32 editions published between 1804 and 2011 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of the novelist, author of "Pamela" and "Clarissa."
Poems by Barbauld( Book )

103 editions published between 1772 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of Anna Letitia Barbauld by Barbauld( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume brings together for the first time all the known poems of English writer Anna Letitia Barbauld (1743-1825), a once esteemed but long neglected figure whose career spanned the Age of Sensibility and the Romantic Era. William McCarthy and Elizabeth Kraft have collected 171 of her poems, including twenty-four previously unpublished and eleven conjectural attributions. This is the first scholarly edition of any writings of Barbauld, a brilliant woman whose interests ranged from literary criticism to history and affairs of state to children's stories. At the end of the eighteenth century, Barbauld may well have been the most eminent living poet, male or female, in Britain." "Barbauld belongs almost equally to two generations. Her verse displays an eighteenth-century adherence to balance, common sense, and poetic diction and meter, but it also celebrates the individual, the passionate, and the fanciful in a clearly Romantic manner. In the current reconfiguring of Romanticism, Barbauld provides an important contrast to the major male poets who have, until recently, defined the era - poets who clearly acknowledged her influence on their own work, yet who played a role in Barbauld's lapse into obscurity in the century after her death. Coleridge, before a serious falling out with Barbauld, admired her greatly, and Wordsworth confessed that he wished the final eight lines of her poem "Life" had been of his own composing. Walter Savage Landor ranked her "Summer Evening's Meditation" among the finest poems in the English language." "Barbauld's poems have retained their capacity to delight readers; they are witty, learned, imaginative, and unpredictable in both choice and treatment of subject. Read as a whole, this collection reveals a striking variety of style and voice and provides the basis for a major - and long overdue - reevaluation of Barbauld's poetry. McCarthy and Kraft present unmodernized texts of the poems that reflect as nearly as possible the author's final intention and give variant readings in textual notes. A lengthy introduction includes a discussion of the poems, a history of their composition and publication, and an outline of Barbauld's life and writing career."--Jacket
The pleasures of imagination : 1795 by Mark Akenside( Book )

52 editions published between 1794 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen hundred and eleven by Barbauld( Book )

27 editions published between 1812 and 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miscellaneous pieces, in prose by John Aikin( Book )

47 editions published between 1773 and 2011 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessons for children from four to five years old by Barbauld( Book )

22 editions published between 1788 and 1801 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summer's walk, to view the beauties of nature by Barbauld( Book )

8 editions published between 1816 and 1819 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evenings at home; or, The juvenile budget opened by John Aikin( Book )

72 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Anna Ltitia Barbauld. With a memoir by Barbauld( Book )

28 editions published between 1825 and 2014 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evening tales consisting of miscellaneous pieces for the amusement and instruction of children by Barbauld( Book )

16 editions published between 1795 and 1800 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address to the opposers of the repeal of the Corporation and Test Acts by Barbauld( Book )

26 editions published between 1789 and 2013 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epistle to William Wilberforce, Esq. on the rejection of the bill for abolishing the slave trade by Barbauld( Book )

17 editions published in 1791 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on Mr. Gilbert Wakefield's Enquiry into the expediency and propriety of public or social worship by Barbauld( Book )

26 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of Mrs. Barbauld, including letters and notices of her family and friends by Anna Letitia Le Breton( Book )

2 editions published between 1874 and 1974 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sins of government, sins of the nation, or, A discourse for the fast appointed on April 19, 1793 by Barbauld( Book )

21 editions published between 1793 and 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poetry and prose by Barbauld( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The poems of Anna Letitia Barbauld
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A dissenter 1743-1825

A volunteer 1743-1825

Aiken, Anna Letitia 1743-1825

Aikin, A. L. 1743-1825

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Author of Lessons for children.

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Barbauld, Mrs. (Anna Letitia Aikin), 1743-1825

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Volunteer 1743-1825

Барбо, Анна-Летиция

آنا لایتیتیا باربالد شاعر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

English (1,385)

French (49)

Italian (11)

Dutch (8)

German (2)

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