King, Harriet Eleanor Hamilton (F)

b. 18 February 1840. d. 1920. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet. Pseudonyms: “H. E. H. K.,” “Maria Monica.” Née Hamilton. Born in Edinburgh but lived mostly in London. Converted to Roman Catholicism later in life. Married Henry S. King on 22 September 1863. Italian nationalist and biographer of Giuseppe Mazzini. Close friends with Emily Hickey and Emily Pfeiffer. Poetry volumes include *Aspromonte and Other Poems* (1869), *The Disciples* (1873), *A Book of Dreams* (1883), *Ballads of the North and Other Poems* (1889), *The Prophecy of Westminster, and Other Poems* (1895), *The House of the Passion and Other Poems* (1902). Biographical information: *Orlando*. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
March Winds 1863-04 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 12071
Harebells 1887-11 Atalanta Poet 1683
Confirmation 1888-04 Atalanta Poet 1773
The First of June 1888-06 Atalanta Poet 1778
The Glastonbury Thorn 1889-01 Atalanta Poet 1842
The Crocus 1889-03 Atalanta Poet 1848
The London Necropolis Woking 1890-08 Atalanta Poet 2043
Elderflower 1892-10 Atalanta Poet 2224