Sister of Sally Bate and friend of Eleanor Peart; author or addressee of several poems in Peart’s compilation.
Poet and friend of Eleanor Peart; author or addressee of numerous poems in Peart’s compilation.
Stamford-based compiler of a manuscript verse miscellany; the miscellany, which she created as a young woman, is centred around her family (including her brother Joshua Peart) and her friends Sally and Arabella Bate.
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Anonymous, though several items related to Pettiwards, ca. 1767–1783.
107 items (30 prose).
Pet poems; very miscellaneous prose items including a description of masquerade ball in Lincolnshire attended by Peart-Bate coterie members.
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Eleanor Peart, 1768.
Organized chronologically and thematically.
A high proportion of original poetry; strong emphasis on the pastoral including the use of pastoral pseudonyms.
some or all of the miscellany's compilation period falls within this timespan