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Hannah More

by Marion Harland

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • More, Hannah, 1745-1833

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Marion Harland [pseud.]
    SeriesLiterary hearthstones
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3605.M6 T4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p.l., iii-xiv p., 1 l., 238 p.
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6775002M
    LC Control Number00004356

    Jun 24,  · The Letters of Hannah More: A Digital Edition brings together for the first time the fascinating letters written by the celebrated playwright, poet, philanthropist, moralist and educationalist Hannah More (). More was one of the most important voices of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Hannah More (), the daughter of an obscure schoolmaster, began her working life as a teacher at her sisters' school in Bristol. In her thirtieth year she came to London to persuade the actor-manager David Garrick to put on one of her plays. Her subsequent career as playwright,bluestocking, Evangelical reformer, political writer, and novelist turned her into one of the most influential.

    Hannah More, –, English author and social reformer. She was educated, and later taught, at her sisters' school for girls in Bristol. At the age of 22 she became engaged to William Turner, a wealthy squire 20 years older than she; he never married her, but settled an annuity on her that made her financially independent. Mar 04,  · Prolific author Hannah More made her way to the most prestigious literary circles of eighteenth-century England, establishing herself as a true Bluestocking. But she’s better known for her moralist writings. Hannah More was born on February 2, Her father, who’d been raised Presbyterian, had turned to the Church of England.

    Aug 15,  · Hannah More Biography. Sarah Allen has written a new book on More: Hannah More: The Woman Who Wouldn’t Stop Writing (Christian Focus 4 Kids, ). The Trailblazers line of Christian biographies from Christian Focus now covers 62 Christian figures in a narrative format for kids ages Memoirs of the life of Mrs. Hannah More. Product Details. Category: books SKU: CLK Title: Memoirs of the life of Mrs. Hannah More Author: Roberts, William Book binding: N/A Publisher: Seeley & Burnside Year of publication: N/A Condition: GOOD Description. This book has been inspected carefully by hand by trained book valuers to ensure the condition description is as accurate as Seller Rating: % positive.


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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. A British playwright, abolitionist, and philanthropist, More was born near Bristol.

Her father, a headmaster, trained More and her sisters to be teachers. Hannah More’s father and older sisters founded a school when the girls were in their teens, and More taught there as a young woman.

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Hannah More (2 February – 7 September ) was an English religious writer, Romantic and philanthropist. She can be said to have made three reputations in the course of her long life: as a poet and playwright in the circle of Johnson, Reynolds and Garrick, as a writer on moral and religious subjects, and as a practical philanthropist.

Jul 22,  · - Hannah More The constant habit of perusing devout books is so indispensable, that it has been termed the oil of the lamp of prayer. Too much reading, however, and too little meditation, may produce the effect of a lamp inverted; which is extinguished by the very excess of that aliment, whose property is to feed it.

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“Beyond any doubt, Hannah More was the most influential female member of the Society for Effecting the Abolition of the African Slave Trade” (Carey). $ Read More.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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