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Anne Killigrew

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementselected and introduced by Patricia Hoffmann.
SeriesThe early modern Englishwoman., v. 5
ContributionsHoffmann, Patricia.
LC ClassificationsPR3539.K3 A6 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3695429M
ISBN 100754630978
LC Control Number2003100278

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Anne Killigrew was an English poet. Born in London, Killigrew is perhaps best known as the subject of a famous elegy by the poet John Dryden entitled To The Pious Memory of the Accomplish'd Young Lady Mrs. Anne Killigrew (). She was however a skilful poet in her own right, and her Poems were published posthumously in Anne Killigrew () was an English poet and painter whose book of 33 poems was published by her father after her untimely death (of smallpox) at only twenty-five years of age.. Anne wrote poems of love, death and the human condition, her inspiration coming from her knowledge of Greek myths and biblical proverbs.. Anne demonstrated indications of genius very early in her short life and.   During Anne Killigrew's lifetime () most of her known living relatives were connected to the court, yet very little is known about Anne herself. The twenty-five complete poems and five fragments that were collected and published by her father soon after her death probably represent only a portion of her : Patricia Hoffmann.   Poems () Paperback – J by Killigrew Anne (Creator) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Paperback.

Anne Killigrew Edit Profile artist poet. Education Little is recorded about Anne’s education, but it is common fact she kept up with her social class, and she had received instruction in both poetry and painting in which she excelled. Her theatrical background . Anne Killigrew( 16 June ) Anne Killigrew was an English poet. Born in London, Killigrew is perhaps best Inside the book is also a self painted portrait of Anne and the Ode by family friend and poet John Dryden. handwriting, which is why Killigrew’s father added them to her book. The poems. The Anne Killigrew Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. Whose palms, new pluck'd from Paradise, In spreading branches more sublimely rise, Rich with immortal green above the rest: Whether, adopted to some neighbouring star, Thou roll'st above us, in thy wand'ring race, Or, in procession fix'd and regular, Mov'd with the Heavens' majestic pace: Or, call'd.

This worthy Dr. Killigrew had a Daughter named Anne, a Grace for Beauty, and a Muse for Wit, born in St. Martin's Lane in Lond. in the latter end of the the times of Usurpation, a little before. (Killigrew) Poems [Anne Killigrew, Richard Morton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Reprint of the London : Anne Killigrew. Anne Killigrew, Venus attired by the Graces, as reproduced in The Burlington Magazine, December The painting’s then owner was a ‘Mr Stenhouse, Sandgate Road, Folkestone’. The Isaac Beckett mezzotint engraving based on Killigrew’s self-portrait is also reproduced; this served as frontispiece to her memorial collection of Poems (), and was separately available to print Author: Andrew Pinnock. John Dryden (). From 'To the Memory of Mrs. Anne Killigrew'. Andrew Macphail, comp. The Book of Sorrow.