Author:Ann Yearsley

Ann Yearsley
English poet and writer.
Ann Yearsley


  • Poems, on Several Occasion (1st edition, with a preface by Hannah More, 1785)
  • Poems, on Several Occasions (4th edition, with a new preface by Yearsley, 1786)
  • Poems, on Various Subjects (1787)
  • A Poem on the Inhumanity of the Slave Trade (1788)
  • Stanzas of Woe (1790)
  • Earl Godwin: An Historical Play (performed 1789; printed 1791)
  • The Royal Captives: a Fragment of Secret History, Copied from an Old Manuscript (4 vols., 1795)
  • The Rural Lyre: a Volume of Poems (1796)

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