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Barbauld [née Aikin], Anna Letitia [Anna Laetitia] (1743-1825), poet and essayist

William P. McCarthy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/1324
Barbauld [née Aikin], Anna Letitia [Anna Laetitia] (1743-1825), poet and essayist

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Barbauld [née Aikin], Anna Letitia [Anna Laetitia] (1743-1825), poet and essayist, was born on 20 June 1743 at Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire, elder child of the Revd John Aikin (1713-1780), schoolmaster, and his wife Jane (1714-1785), daughter of the Revd John Jennings of Kibworth and his wife Anna Letitia Wingate. Both ...

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