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Document Details


Title: Letter from Anna Seward to Sophia Weston Simmons, April 17, 1787
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/bwld/documentidx.pl?docid=S5090-D063
Original Language: English
Time span: 1787
Speaker: Seward, Anna, 1747-1809
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 12-Dec-1747
Speaker place of birth: Derbyshire, England; England; United Kingdom; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Writer
Age at speaking: 40
Document location: Lichfield, England
Document date: 17-Apr-1787
People discussed: Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719; George Frideric Handel; Händel, Georg Friedrich; Haendel, Georg Friedrich; Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784; Joseph Addison; Samuel Johnson; Sir Richard Steele; Steele, Sir Richard, 1672-1729
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719; George Frideric Handel; Händel, Georg Friedrich; Haendel, Georg Friedrich; Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784; Joseph Addison; Samuel Johnson; Sir Richard Steele; Steele, Sir Richard, 1672-1729
Topics discussed - Other terms: Art; Debts; Economics; Emotions and feelings; Entertainment and recreation; Friends; Gossip; Health; Intellectual life; Literary criticism; Music; Relationships; Writing formats
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S5090-D063-9322