Joanna Baillie Biography and Poems
Joanna Baillie Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Joanna Baillie, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by Baillie, as well as, a video biography...if available.
Joanna Baillie (11 September 1762 – 23 February 1851) was a Scottish poet and dramatist. Baillie was very well-known during her lifetime and, though a woman, intended her plays not for the closet but for the stage. Admired both for her literary powers and her sweetness of disposition, she hosted a brilliant literary society in her cottage at Hampstead. Baillie died at the age of 88, her faculties remaining unimpaired to the last.. Scottish poet and dramatist
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