1829 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sophia Little

Samuel Kettell, in Specimens of American Poetry (1829) 3:162.



Mrs. Little, of Boston. She is the daughter of the Hon. Ashur Robbins, of Massachusetts. She had made her writings acceptable to the public under the signature of Rowena. The piece we have selected ["Thanksgiving"] possesses great merit, and shows both taste and talent.