The works of Anne Bradstreet

in prose and verse
  • 434 Pages
  • 4.53 MB
  • 2922 Downloads
  • English
by
A.E. Cutter , Charlestown, Mass
Statemented. by John Harvard Ellis.
ContributionsEllis, John Harvard, b. 1841.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationlxxvi, 434 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17814597M
OCLC/WorldCa13272334

The broad scope of Anne Bradstreet's own learning and reading is most evident in the literary and historical allusions of The Tenth Muse, the first edition of her poems, published in London in Her later verse and her prose meditations strike a more personal note, however, and reveal both a passionate religious sense and a depth of feeling for her husband, her children, the fears and disappointments Cited by: Ms.

Bradstreet wrote wonderful prose at a time when most women were considered daring if their bonnet strings were the wrong length. This book is a wonderful companion to her works. Anne was an ancestor of mine so I was so happy to find this book. It was used but in very readable condition and arrived quickly at a decent price/5(11).

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Bradstreet was the first female poet of the New World, and her book The Tenth Muse was the first to be published by a woman in America/5. Anne Bradstreet arrived in Massachusetts in most of the poems are of a religious nature but also about her family and life settling in a wilderness also amazingly she also in a very low key manner expressed women's liberation view points, she lived a hard life writing poetry while raising 8 children and going through a fire with total destruction of her house and a couple of moves that Cited by: 7.

Anne Bradstreet arrived in Massachusetts in most of the poems are of a religious nature but also about her family and life settling in a wilderness also amazingly she also in a very low key manner expressed women's liberation view points, she lived a hard life writing poetry while raising 8 children and going through a fire with total destruction of her house and a couple of moves that /5(5).

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Anne Bradstreet’s most popular book is Great American Poems. Internet Archive BookReader The works of Anne Bradstreet: in prose and verse Bradstreet, Anne, ?,Ellis, John Harvard, b. Collections.

cdl, americana. Sponsor. msn. The works of Anne Bradstreet: in prose and verse. The works of Anne Bradstreet: in prose and verse. Anne Bradstreet: Poems Anne Bradstreet Anne Bradstreet's work is renowned for her technical accomplishment, her deep engagement with religious faith and doubt, her personal insights on life in the New World in the 17th century, and her ruminations on a woman's role in a patriarchal.

The Works of Anne Bradstreet - Anne Bradstreet - Google Books. Anne Bradstreet, the first true poet in the American colonies, wrote at a time and in a place where any literary creation was rare and difficult and that of a woman more unusual still.

Anne Bradstreet and Her Poetry Adrienne Rich ix. Anne Bradstreet's Wreath of Thyme Jeannine Hensley xxiii. Note on the Text xli. Chronology of Anne Bradstreet's Life xlv. The works of Anne Bradstreet [Poems Printed in the First Two Editions] Epistle to the Reader John Woodbridge 1.

Introductory Verses, by Nathaniel Ward, John Rogers, and Others 3Brand: Harvard. This volume is believed to contain all the extant works of anne bradstreet. Three editions of her “ Poems” have been printed.

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Born in England and brought up in the household of the Earl of Lincoln where her father, Thomas Dudley, was steward, Anne Bradstreet sailed to Massachusetts Bay inshortly after her marriage at sixteen to.

Anne Bradstreet Recently, I read and reviewed another book about Anne Bradstreet. That book was more biography than poetry. This book, The Works of Anne Bradstreet, is more poetry than biography. I recommend both books. Together they give a full picture of Bradstreet, both her life and poetry.

19 works of Anne Bradstreet American poet () This ebook presents a collection of 19 works of Anne Bradstreet. A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected. Table of Contents: A Dialogue between Old England and New - A Letter to Her Husband, Absent upon Public Employment - Another II - Another - Before the Birth of One of Her Brand: The Perfect Library.

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Anne Bradstreet was one of our earliest feminists and the first true poet in the American colonies. This collection of her extant poetry and prose, scrupulously edited by Jeannine Hensley, has long been the standard edition of Bradstreet's work.

Hensley's introduction sketches the poet's life, and Adrienne Rich's foreword offers a sensitive critique of Bradstreet as a person and as a writer. ()So Bradstreet edited, corrected, and added to the original collection for a second edition, which appeared in Unfortunately, many of her completed manuscripts and works-in-progress, along with the Bradstreet's library of books, were destroyed in a fire in But we can beFile Size: KB.

Looking for books by Anne Bradstreet. See all books authored by Anne Bradstreet, including The Works of Anne Bradstreet (The John Harvard Library), and To My Husband and Other Poems (Dover Thrift Editions), and more on The works of Anne Bradstreet.

[Anne Bradstreet; Jeannine Hensley] -- Synopsis: Anne Bradstreet, the first true poet in the American colonies, wrote at a time and in a place where any literary creation was rare and difficult and that of a woman more unusual still.

Anne Bradstreet continued to write poetry, focusing more on personal experience and everyday life. She edited ("corrected") her own version of the earlier works for republication, and after her death, a collection titled Several Poems including many new poems and a new edition of The Tenth Muse.

Anne Bradstreet was the first woman to be recognized as an accomplished New World Poet. Her volume of poetry The Tenth Muse Lately Sprung Up in America received considerable favorable attention when it was first published in London in Eight years after it appeared it was listed by William London in his Catalogue of the Most Vendible Books in England, and George III is reported to.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xxxviii, pages facsimile 22 cm. Contents: Anne Bradstreet and her poetry / Adrienne Rich --Anne Bradstreet's wreath of thyme / Jeannine Hensley --Epistle to the reader / John Woodbridge --Introductory verses / Nathaniel Ward, John Rogers, and others --To her most honoured father / A.B.

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Click Download or Read Online button to The Works Of Anne Bradstreet book pdf for free now. Anne Bradstreet is generally considered to be the first serious poet of the American colonies and one of its first female writers. Born in England inBradstreet was raised and educated in a comfortable English home before traveling to the New World at age 16.

Anne Bradstreet, the first true poet in the American colonies, wrote at a time and in a place where any literary creation was rare and difficult and that of a woman more unusual still.

Born in England and brought up in the household of the Earl of Lincoln where her father, Thomas Dudley, was steward, Anne Bradstreet sailed to Massachusetts Bay in. Anne Bradstreet is one of the most important figures in the history of American Literature.

She is considered by many to be the first American poet, and although her first collection of poems, "The Tenth Muse Lately Sprung Up in America, By a Gentlewoman of Those Parts", doesn`t contain any of her best known poems, it was the first book written by a woman to be published in the United States.

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Get this from a library! The works of Anne Bradstreet. [Anne Bradstreet; Jeannine Hensley] -- A collection of poetry and prose by early feminist author Anne Bradstreet, written in the seventeenth century after her arrival in the American colonies.Review 4 of 5 stars to The Works of Anne Bradstreet by poet, Anne s my favorite poet, I want to focus on one poem specifically, which she wrote in the s though it has the usual classical feel, the message is beautiful.The Works of Anne Bradstreet: In Prose and Verse By Anne Bradstreet; John Harvard Ellis Peter Smith, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.