Opie, Amelia (F)

b. 12 November 1769. d. 2 December 1853. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Novelist, playwright, songwriter, and poet of the Romantic period. Contributed to the Norwich political reformist periodical *The Cabinet*. Admitted to the Society of Friends in 1825 which led to extensive philanthropic work including involvement in the abolitionist movement. Connected with major literary figures including William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft, Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Walter Scott, Lord Byron, and Anna Eliza Bray. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Lament 1826-12 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10591