Spofford, Harriet Prescott (F)

b. 3 April 1835. d. 14 August 1921. Nationality: American. VIAF.
Novelist and poet. Educated at Putnam Free School and Pinkerton Academy. Contributor to *Atalanta* and *Atlantic Monthly*. Member of Alice Fields’s Boston circle of female writers. Author of *Sir Rohan’s Ghost* (1860), *The Amber Gods, and Other Stories* (1863), and *The Elder’s People* (1920). Biographical information: *ANB*. (SCM)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 4
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Kilcolman Castle 1888-03 Atalanta Poet 1768
Sweet Home 1889-08 Atalanta Poet 1939
Woods of Warwick 1889-10 Atalanta Poet 1946
Caroline Herschel 1890-04 Atalanta Poet 2029