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family legend and Metrical legends of exalted characters

Joanna Baillie

family legend and Metrical legends of exalted characters

by Joanna Baillie

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of 2 works, the first printed by James Ballantyne for John Ballantyne, Edinburgh, 1810; the second printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London, 1821.

StatementJoanna Baillie ; with an introd. for the Garland ed. by Donald H. Reiman.
SeriesRomantic context.
ContributionsBaillie, Joanna, 1762-1851.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4056 .A68 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination577 p. in various pagings ;
Number of Pages577
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5205457M
ISBN 100824021037
LC Control Number75031147

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Author of A series of plays, The family legend, The Poetry of Cats, Miscellaneous plays, The dream, Dramas, Metrical legends of exalted characters, The dramatic and poetical works of Joanna Baillie complete in one volume.

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Joanna Baillie (11 September – 23 February ) was a Scottish poet and dramatist, known for such works as Plays on the Passions (three volumes, –) and Fugitive Verses (). She shows her interest in moral philosophy and the Gothic. She was critically acclaimed in her lifetime, and while living in Hampstead, associated with literary contemporaries such as Anna Barbauld.

The daughter of a Church of Scotland minister, Romantic poet and playwright Joanna Baillie grew up in rural Scotland and spent much of her adult life in Hampstead, just outside London.

Baillie’s lyric poems often take the form of meditations on nature and youth. She was the author of Poems: Wherein It Is Attempted to Describe Certain Views of Nature and of Rustic Manners (), Metrical.

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However, at the same time, they’re often mixed with a good dose of fantasy, the supernatural, and a great imagination. Fables usually have animal main characters. Metrical legends of exalted characters: Miscellaneous plays: De Monfort: mysterious mother: Nordische Meerfahrt wir stehen auf den Klippen: Orra: Plays on the Passions ( edition) Plays.

Selections: Poems, Poems. Selections. Baillie, Joanna (b. Bothwell, ; d. Hampstead, February 23rd, ). “Plays on the Passions” (, and ); “Miscellaneous Plays” (); “The Family Legend” (); “Metrical Legends” (); “Fugitive Verses” (); “Metrical Legends of Exalted Characters,” and “A View of the General Tenor of the New Testament regarding the Nature and Dignity of.

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Her accounting ledgers, in which she kept details about her household for more than 50 years, provide information about social life in Scotland in the eighteenth century.