Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672

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Dates:
Birth 1612
Death 1672-09-16
Britons
English, Latin

Biographical notes:

Anne Bradstreet was a Puritan poet and the first female author published in America. She gave birth to eight children, including Simon and Sarah Bradstreet.

From the description of Meditations divine and morall : manuscript, [not before 1672] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612827039

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Subjects:

  • Puritan women
  • Aphorisms and apothegms
  • Poets, American--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
  • Devotional literature, American--Early works to 1800
  • American literature--Women authors
  • American literature--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
  • Women philosophers
  • American literature--Puritan authors

Occupations:

  • Women authors

Places:

  • Massachusetts (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Massachusetts (as recorded)