Dill (Miss Dill) (F)

Poet. Pseudonym: “Bee.” Author identified from the*Chambers’s Journal* ledger entries to the poems published on 30 November 1878 (“When I Was Seventeen!”) and 28 June 1879 (“Knitting”), where the poet is listed as “Miss Dill, of Dollar” (NLS Dep 341/371). One other poem by “Bee” was published in in *Chambers’s Journal* (“My Wife,” on 23 November 1878) and ascribed to “Miss Reade” in the ledger, with no address given. The relationship between Miss Reade and Miss Dill is unclear. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
When I Was Seventeen! 1878-11-30 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6981
Knitting 1879-06-28 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7064