Lydia (Howard Huntley) Sigourney Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Griswold, Rufus Wilmot, and Stoddard, R. H. “Lydia H. Sigourney.” In The Female Poets of America, pp. 91-101. 1873. Reprint. New York: Garrett Press, 1969.

A discussion of Sigourney's life and works prefixing a selection of her poetry.

Haight, Gordon S. Mrs. Sigourney: The Sweet Singer of Hartford. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1930, 201 p.

Critical biography of Sigourney that seeks to explain both her reputation as “America's leading poetess” during her lifetime as well as the subsequent neglect of her work.

Hale, Sarah Josepha. “Sigourney, Lydia Huntley.” In...

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