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Author: Barrett, Elizabeth

Spouse/other names:Browning, Elizabeth
Year of birth:1806
Year of death:1861
About her personal situation:standardizingjul12tb: Origin • Location where born : Kelloe, Durham • Location where died :Florence National identity • Nationality : English • Mother tongue : English Marital status : married Number of children :1 Social class : upper class Religion/ideology : unknown

Countries:Italy - England
Relations to other authors:
Friend of Mitford, Mary Russell
Friend of Blagden, Isabella (Isa)
Friend of Jameson, Anna Brownwell

About her professional situation:critiques littéraires dans la revue Athenaeum (cf. M. Demoor, Their fair share. Women, power and criticism in the Athenaeum. Aldershot, 2000 standardizingjul12tb: Profession(s) and activities: - poet Languages in which she published : - English Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Robert Browning (husband) Memberships : - unknown
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "She was the most respected and succesfull woman poet of the Victorian period" - Lettres européennes (Dutch version 1994) II, 746. - Offen, European feminisms, 2000 127
Websites: Victorian Web: EBB
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Bio via Celebration of WW (III)
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Editors: Johanneke Straasheijm (update on 12 December 2009)
Emma van den Eijnde (update on 22 May 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 15 December 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 17 May 2012)
Tanja Badalic (update on 11 July 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 30 January 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Elizabeth Barrett, the author ()
E 2 Aurora Leigh (1856)
E 3 Poems (Barrett) (1844)
E 4 Sonnets from the Portugese (1850)
E 5 The Cry of the Children (1843)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Sand, George   -   *George Sand, the author