At about this time her friends included Robert Southey
, Joanna Baillie
, and Eliza Fletcher
. With the last-named her warm and close personal friendship triumphed over their opposing politics (Grant being a Tory...
Julia Ward Howe
Although she briefly attended young ladies' schools, JWH
was mainly educated at home. She was tutored by Joseph Cogswell
, who would go on to head the Astor Library
. Under his instruction she mastered...