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Selected Poetry of Anne Finch, Countess of Winchilsea (1661-1720)

from Representative Poetry On-line
Prepared by members of the Department of English at the University of Toronto
from 1912 to the present and published by the University of Toronto Press from 1912 to 1967.
RPO Edited by Ian Lancashire
A UTEL (University of Toronto English Library) Edition
Published by the Web Development Group, Information Technology Services, University of Toronto Libraries
© 2003, Ian Lancashire for the Department of English, University of Toronto

Index to poems

  1. The Petition for an Absolute Retreat (excerpt)
  2. The Tree

Biographical information

Given name: Anne
Family name: Finch
Title: Countess of Winchilsea
Birth date: 1661
Death date: 5 August 1720
Nationality: English
Family relations
          father: William Kingsmill
          husband: Heneage Finch
Language: English
Literary period: Augustan
First RPO edition: 1997