Manuscript poem entitled Woman of Eaton Stannard Barrett (1786-1820), writer and poet.
Manuscript Poetry of Eaton Stannard Barrett
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- ReferenceGB 150 MS008
- Dates of Creationc 1809
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
Eaton Stannard Barrett (1786-1820), an Irish born writer and poet, wrote a number of political satires, a mock romance, The Heroine (which reached a third edition) and a comedy My Wife, What Wife?, but he is best known for his poem on Women. This was first published in Women and other poems in 1810 and subsequent editions appeared in 1819, 1822 and 1846.
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