George Washington Bethune

Standard Name: Bethune, George Washington


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Literary responses Eliza Cook
An 1848 preface to a US edition of her poems ranked EC 's popularity almost as high as that of Felicia Hemans or Caroline Norton . It characterises her work in terms of emotion and...
Reception Dorothea Primrose Campbell
DPC 's poems are not easily accessible. Only one was included by George Washington Bethune in his Philadelphia anthology The British Female Poets, 1848 (during her lifetime), and one by Paula R. Backscheider in...


1848: American George Washington Bethune published...

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American George Washington Bethune published his anthologyThe British Female Poets.


Bethune, George Washington. The British Female Poets. Lindsay and Blakiston, 1848.