The Amelia Alderson Opie Archive
1802 Poems
Monthly Review, 39 (Dec. 1802): 434-5.


We have more than once announced and commended the poetic compositions of this lady*. Pathos we deem one of her peculiar excellencies; of which the following specimen may be given, from the present collection.

[quotes "The Mourner"]

            If the reader possesses a heart, the above lines, we think, must have found their way to it.


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