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Helen Maria Williams was a British novelist poet and translator of French-language works A religious dissenter she was a supporter of abolitionism and of the ideals of the French Revolution she was imprisoned in Paris during the Reign of Terror but nonetheless spent much of the rest of her life in France A controversial figure in her own time the young Williams was favorably portrayed in a 1787 poem by William Wordsworth but she was portrayed by other writers as irresponsibly politically radical and even as sexually wanton

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List of poems by Helen Maria Williams 73 total

An Address to Poetry
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Dulce Domum
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Duncan, an Ode
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To The Baron De Humboldt,
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Sonnet on Reading Burns' Mountain Daisy
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An Ode on the Piece
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The Bastille: A Vision
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Lines To Helen
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A Song
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Sonnet To The Torrid Zone
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Sonnet To Disappointment
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Lines On The Tomb Of A Favorite Dog
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Peruvian Tales: Cora, Tale IV
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Hymn Written Among The Alps
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Lines Addressed To A.C.
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The Complaint Of The Goddess Of The Glaciers To Doctor Darwin
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Sonnet to Twilight
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Peruvian Tales: Cora, Tale VI
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Sonnet To The Calbassia-Tree
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Sonnet to Hope
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An American Tale
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The Linnet And The Cat
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Paraphrases from Scripture
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An Epistle To Dr. Moore
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Peruvian Tales: Aciloe, Tale V
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Sonnet To Love
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Imitation of Lines
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Peruvian Tales: Alzira, Tale II
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The Scotch Ballad
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Sonnet To The Strawberry
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Sonnet To Mrs. Bates
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The Charter;
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Imitation Of Lines Written By Roucher 71 Views
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Sonnet To Mrs. Siddons
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To Mrs. K--,
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The Travellers In Haste;
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Hymn, Imitated from The French
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To John Forbes, Esq.
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Sonnet To The White-Bird Of The Tropic
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Peruvian Tales: Zilia, Tale III
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Euphelia
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A Hymn
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Sonnet To The Curlew
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Sonnet to the Moon
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Verses Addressed To My Two Nephews
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Lines written In An Album 52 Views
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Elegy On A Young Thrush
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Peruvian Tales: Alzira, Tale I
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Ode to Peace
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Edwin and Eltrada, a Legendary Tale
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Sonnet To Simplicity
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Lines Written On The Pillar Erecting To The Memory Of Mr. Barlow
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To A Friend,
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To Dr. Moore,
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To Sensibility
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Queen Mary's Complaint
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Part of an Irregular Fragment
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The Morai
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To James Forbes, Esq.
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Sonnet to Peace of Mind
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Song
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On the Bill Which Was Passed in England For Regulating the Slave-Trade
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Sonnet To Expression
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A Song.
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Paraphrases From Scripture. PSALM lxxiv. 16, 17.
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An Epistle To Dr. Moore. 5 Views
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Paraphrases From Scripture. ISAIAH xlix. 15.
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Paraphrases From Scripture. MATT. vii. 12.
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Peru. Canto The Fifth.
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A Hymn.
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An Epistle To Dr. Moore, Author Of A View Of Society And Manners In France, Switzerland, And Germany.
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An American Tale.
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Euphelia, An Elegy.
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