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Anne Evans was a witty poet and skilled composer of dance songs in the mid to late nineteenth century; she also wrote letters and epigrams. She is known for one posthumously published collection of verses and music.
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4 June 1820 AE was born at Sandhurst in Berkshire. Bibliographic Citation link.
1832 As a child of twelve, AE wrote her first extant poem, entitled "Flora's Lesson". Bibliographic Citation link.
19 February 1870 AE died at her home, 16 Kensington Square, London, at the early age of forty-nine. Bibliographic Citation link.
1880 Ten years after her death, a collection of Evans's poems and songs was published under the title Anne Evans: Poems and Music. Bibliographic Citation link.
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