Baillie, Joanna (F)

b. 11 September 1762. d. 23 February 1851. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Major Romantic poet and playwright. Born in Bothwell, Lanarkshire. Moved to London in 1784 and was introduced to literary society by her aunt, the poet Anne Hunter. She published the first volume of *Plays on the Passions* anonymously in 1798, and put her name on the second volume published in 1802. Friends with Anna Barbauld and Walter Scott. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 4
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Song from the Beacon 1824-08 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10142
The Kitten 1834-03-29 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3236
Lines to Miss Agnes Baillie on Her Birthday 1841-09-25 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5281
Lines to Her Grandaughter. [Sophia Joanna Baillie] 1842-06-25 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5331