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Isabella Whitney Biography

The biography of Isabella Whitney. This page has biographical information on Isabella Whitney, one of the best poets of all time. This PoetrySoup page also provides access to the poet's poems, best poetry, quotes, and video biographies...if available.

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Isabella Whitney (born late 1540s; fl. 1567–1573) is the earliest identified woman to have published secular poetry in the English language. She has been called "the first professional woman poet in England.". English poet

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