At a very early age Emma Martin could recite See'st thou my home is where yon woods are waving by Felicia Hemans
Marshall, Beatrice. Emma Marshall. Seeley, 1900.
After leaving school she continued to study music with Dr Zacariah or Zechariah Buck
participated to the full in her Quaker forebears' habit of commemorating the dead in writing. She wrote an article of personal reminiscence on Amelia Opie
(whom she remembered as elegant and commanding in appearance)...