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British Women Poets of the 19th Century

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Paperback, 592 pages
Published December 1st 1996 by Plume (first published January 1st 1996)
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Apr 30, 2010 B rated it it was amazing
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"Though jealous exclusion may tremble to own us,
Oh wait for the time when our brains shall expand!
When once we're enthroned, you shall never dethrone us--
The Poets, the sages, the seers of the land!"

- May Kendall, "Woman's Future"

"And what is that? My looking-glass
Answers I passably: a woman, sure,
No fiend, no slimy thing out of the pools,
A woman with a ripe and smiling lip
That has no venom in its touch, I think,
With a white brow on which there is no brand;
A woman none dare call not beautiful,
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Sometimes I need a little Elizabeth Barrett Browning in my life.
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