Standard Name: Porteus, Beilby
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|Friends, Associates||Hannah More||
Her later friendships often blended the personal with the political, like those with Beilby Porteus (Bishop of London from 1787, where she met him) and the abolitionists William Wilberforce (met at Bath the same year)...
|Literary responses||Hannah More|
|Reception||Henrietta Maria Bowdler||
The sermons met with immediate and continuing success, reaching nearly fifty editions. (OCLC WorldCat lists no known copy of the first.) HMB found herself in correspondence with half the leaders of high-minded thought in...
|Textual Production||Hannah More|
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Martha Hale||
She writes on public themes with equal panache, attacking colonial appropriations and in another poem calling Warren Hastings an oppressed hero. She addresses public men and women, and here too is attentive to women's issues...
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