Helen Maria Williams

Helen Maria Williams was a British poet and novelist. She’s also remembered as a translator and religious dissenter. She supported abolitionism and was controversial during her lifetime. Her poetry includes Edwin and Eltruda, A legendary tale and A Poem on the Bill Lately Passed for Regulating the Slave Trade.


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