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  • Harriet Wilson, for her good nature and pretty face and her abilities to charm.

    The Dinner Party

  • * A memorial will be unveiled next month for Harriet Wilson, the first black woman know to have published a book in English.


  • Personally, we know nothing of the _Budget_, but an English bookworm sets it down as "a sort of appendix to the more celebrated _Memoirs of Harriet Wilson" _, which Stockdale had himself published a few years before.

    Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 12, No. 28, July, 1873

  • The gay world has been kept in hot water lately by the impudent publication of the celebrated Harriet Wilson, ---- from earliest possibility, I suppose, who lived with half the gay world at hack and manger, and now obliges such as will not pay hush-money with a history of whatever she knows or can invent about them.

    The Journal of Sir Walter Scott From the Original Manuscript at Abbotsford

  • He had surgery that month and found a loving home through the Clydey Foundation with the Milt and Harriet Wilson.

    CBS 4: World News Videos

  • After the war, Harriet Wilson moved to Boston, the city she called home until her death in 1900.


  • New Hampshire has some famous authors but perhaps one of the most well known and important was Harriet Wilson who was born in Milford and spent time in Goffstown.


  • He authenticated and facilitated the publication, in 1983, of Our Nig, or, Sketches from the Life of a Free Black (1859), by Harriet Wilson, the first novel published by an African American woman.

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • Andreas Papadakis and Harriet Wilson London: Academy Editions, 1990, 234.

    Makeshift Metropolis

  • Fellow Marlow Society member and friend Harriet Wilson said: "She was dedicated, hard working, caring and always had time for everyone.



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