An Anthology of Poetry by Women

An Anthology of Poetry by Women

Tracing the Tradition

Book - 1994
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Publisher: London ; New York : Cassell, 1994
ISBN: 9780304324347
Branch Call Number: 808.81/AN
Additional Contributors: Adcock, Fleur 1934-
Alexander, Cecil Frances 1818-1895
Barber, Mary 1690-1757
Beer, Patricia 1924-
Behn, Aphra 1640-1689
Bishop, Elizabeth 1911-1979
Bloom, Valerie 1956-
Bowes Lyon, Lilian 1895-1949
Bradstreet, Anne 1612-1672
Brewster, Elizabeth W. 1922-
Brontë, Emily 1818-1848
Brooks, Gwendolyn 1917-2000
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett 1806-1861
Cavendish, Margaret Duchess of Newcastle,1624?-1674
Chudleigh, Mary Lady,1656-1710
Coleridge, Mary 1861-1907
Collier, Mary 1689-1762
Collins, Anne c. 1653-
Cope, Wendy 1945-
Cornford, Frances 1886-1960
Crapsey, Adelaide 1878-1914
Dickinson, Emily 1830-1886
Egerton, Sarah 1669-1722
Eliot, George 1819-1880
Elizabeth I, Queen of England,1533-1603
Fanthorpe, U. A. 1929-
Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-1965
Feinstein, Elaine 1930-
Field, Michael 1846-1914
Finch, Anne, Countess of Winchilsea 1661-1720
Greenwell, Dora 1821-1882
Hall, Linda 1950-
Herbert, Mary Countess of Pembroke,1561-1621
Hooley, Teresa 1888-1973
Howe, Julia Ward 1819-1910
Jennings, Elizabeth 1926-
Lamb, Mary 1764-1847
Laughton, Freda 1907-
Lochhead, Liz 1947-
Lowell, Amy 1874-1925
Mayer, Gerda 1927-
Mew, Charlotte Mary 1869-1928
Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson 1847-1922
Millay, Edna St. Vincent 1892-1950
Montagu, Mary Wortley Lady,1689-1762
Nelson, Alice Dunbar 1875-1935
Nichols, Grace 1950-
Philips, Katherine 1632-1664
Pickthall, Edith 1893-
Plath, Sylvia 1932-1963
Pope, Jessie d. 1941
Raine, Kathleen Jessie 1908-
Rich, Adrienne 1929-2012
Ridler, Anne 1912-
Rossetti, Christina Georgina 1830-1894
Sackville-West, Victoria 1892-1962
Scovell, E. J. 1907-
Sexton, Anne 1928-1974
Smith, Stevie 1902-1971
Stevenson, Anne 1933-
Waddington, Miriam 1917-
Walker, Alice 1944-
Walker, Margaret 1915-
Warner, Sylvia Townsend 1893-1978
Wickham, Anna 1884-1947
Wilcox, Ella Wheeler 1855-1919
Wilkinson, Anne 1910-1961
Wordsworth, Dorothy 1771-1855
Wylie, Elinor 1885-1928
Alternative Title: Sonnets from the Portuguese : I, XX and XXXII / Elizabeth Barrett Browning
On monsieur's departure / Elizabeth I
Sonnets XLII and XXXIII / Eleanor Farjeon
Cousin Kate / Christina Rossetti
Fair, do you not see... / Sylvia Townsend Warner
An answer to a love letter / Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
The lady's yes / Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Remembrance / Emily Brontë
In June and gentle oven / Anne Wilkinson
Monna Innominata (sonnets II, VII and XI) / Christina Rossetti
Song : a thousand martyrs I have made / Aphra Behn
Sonnet XLI / Edna St. Vincent Millay
I love you with my life / Michael Field
Drawing you, heavy with sleep / Sylvia Townsend Warner
Before the birth of one of her children / Anne Bradstreet
Calliope in the labour ward / Elaine Feinstein
Maternal grief / Kathleen Raine
Maternity / Alice Meynell
Orinda upon little Hector Philips / Katherine Philips
Mother and poet / Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Parentage / Alice Meynell
The scholar / Frances Cornford
Sonnet XXVIII / Eleanor Farjeon
Sonnet XII / Elinor Wylie
The modern mother / Alice Meynell
Sick boy / Anne Ridler
Child waking / E. J. Scovell
The first year / E. J. Scovell
The wife's lament / translated by Kemp Malone
The homecoming / Anna Wickham
To the ladies / Lady Mary Chudleigh
The man with a hammer / Anna Wickham
The emulation / Sarah Fyge Egerton
A clever woman / Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
The witch / Adelaide Crapsey
The farmer's bride / Charlotte Mew
A man's requirements / Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Maude Clare / Christina Rossetti
The contract / Emily Dickinson
Brother and sister sonnets : I, 5 and 9 / George Eliot
Woman's song / Sylvia Townsend Warner
Marriage and death / E. J. Scovell
An April epithalamium / Anne Stevenson
Psalm Ixxi and Ixxii / Mary Herbert
Contemplations [excerpt] / Anne Bradstreet
The soul's home / Anne Collins
In sleep / Alice Meynell
Uphill / Christina Rossetti
No coward soul is mine / Emily Brontë
To a friend with a religious vocation / Elizabeth Jennings
Now as then / Anne Ridler
Early one morning ... / Sylvia Townsend Warner
Those dying then / Emily Dickinson
Faith is a fine invention / Emily Dickinson
Mother, among the dustbins / Stevie Smith
Innocent landscape / Elinor Wylie
Because I could not stop for death / Emily Dickinson
Hymn for holy deconsecration / Sylvia Townsend Warner
Nature's cook / Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle
The mummy invokes his soul / Michael Field
I heard a fly buzz when I died / Emily Dickinson
Rembrandt's late self-portraits / Elizabeth Jennings
Castle wood / Emily Brontë
First death in Nova Scotia / Elizabeth Bishop
Tropical death / Grace Nichols
Memorial to D.C. (Vassar College, 1918) / Edna St Vincent Millay
A dirge / Christina Rossetti
Abby tomb / Patricia Beer
Drowning is not so pitiful / Emily Dickinson
Nothing is lost / Anne Ridler
Remember / Christina Rossetti
Battle hymn of the Republic / Julia Ward Howe
The beau ideal / Jessie Pope
I sit and sew / Alice Dunbar Nelson
Summer in England, 1914 / Alice Meynell
From a letter to America on a visit to Sussex : Spring 1942 / Frances Cornford
Why ask to know the date, the clime? / Emily Brontë
Easter Monday : in memoriam E. T. / Eleanor Farjeon
A war film / Teresa Hooley
Missing, presumed killed / Pamela Holmes
A son / Lilian Bowes Lyon
Evacuee / Edith Pickthall
The evacuees / Freda Laughton
The cry of the children / Elizabeth Barrett Browning
On seeing an officer's widow distracted ... / mary Barber
Kitchenette building / Gwendolyn Brooks
The choosing / Liz Lochhead
A father of women / Alice Meynell
The woman's labour, an epistle / Mary collier
Insec' lesson [excerpt] / Valerie Bloom
The two boys / Mary Lamb
A royal princess [excerpt] / Christina Rossetti
When the night and morning meet / Dora Greenwell
A minor prophet [excerpt] / George Eliot
The hunting of the hare / Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle
Lucky / Gerda Mayer
Soothing and awful / U. A. Fanthorpe
A performance of Henry V at Stratford-upon-Avon / Elizabeth Jennings
Bronze trumpets and sea water, on turning Latin into English / Elinor Wylie
The land [excerpt] / Vita Sackville-West
Aunt Jennifer's tigers / Adrienne Rich
Melinda on an insippid beauty / Anne Finch
In an artist's studio / Christina Rossetti
O may I join the choir invisible / George Eliot
The white women / Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
Songless / Alice Walker
Silent is the house / Emily Brontë
A policeman's lot / Wendy Cope
I think I was enchanted / Emily Dickinson
The season's lovers / Miriam Waddington
Eadwacer / translated by Kemp Malone
To Mrs. M.A. upon absence / Katherine Philips
Patterns / Amy Lowell
The other side of a mirror / Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
Written in her French psalter / Elizabeth I
I am the only being / Emily Brontë
Lineage / Margaret Walker
Brother and sister sonnets (II) / George Eliot
Solitude / Ella Wheeler Wilcox
A better resurrection / Christina Rossetti
Paralytic / Sylvia Plath
Address to my soul / Elinor Wylie
Floating island at Hawkshead / Dorothy Wordsworth
Wild peaches [excerpt] / Elinor Wylie
Noon / Michael Field
Thoughts on my sick-bed / Mrs. C. F. Alexander
The trees are down / Charlotte Mew
A narrow fellow in the grass / Emily Dickinson
For a five-year old / Fleur Adcock
Cold-blooded creatures / Elinor Wylie
Whiteness I remember / Sylvia Plath
Pain for a daughter / Anne Sexton
Another spring / Christina Rossetti
Where I come from / Elizabeth Brewster


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