Mrs. Hemans

Timeline of works

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    The Bell at Sea.
    Place & Publisher J.L. Hewitt, 137 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Sailors, Ships, Symbols
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    The Pilgrim Fathers.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:History, Immigrants
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    The Bird At Sea. Third Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Bourne, Broadway New York
    Subjects:Castles & palaces, Forts & fortifications, Soldiers, Horseback riding, Campaigns & battles, Prisoners
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    O'er The Far Blue Mountain.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Homecomings, Travel, Families, Distress
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher E.S. Mesler, 28 Wall St. N. York
    Subjects:Campaigns & battles, War, Courage
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    Song of a Guardian Spirit.
    Place & Publisher C. Lonsdale, 26 Old Bond Street London
    Subjects:Love, Death, Symbols
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Geo. Willig, Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Castles & palaces, Soldiers, War, Campaigns & battles, War casualties, Friendship
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher James L. Hewitt, 137 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Castles & palaces, Forts & fortifications, Soldiers, Horseback riding, Campaigns & battles, Prisoners
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    Bring Flowers.
    Place & Publisher Geo. Willig, Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Symbols, Heroes, Weddings, Prisoners, Death, Religion
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson, 115 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Campaigns & battles, War, Courage
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    'Tis Lone on the Waters. Duett.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 115 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Sailors, Homesickness
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Geo. Willig, Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Castles & palaces, Soldiers, War, Campaigns & battles, War casualties, Friendship
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher James L. Hewitt, 137 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Castles & palaces, Forts & fortifications, Soldiers, Horseback riding, Campaigns & battles, Prisoners
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Ships, Clouds, Gulls, Oceans
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    Evening Hymn to the Virgin. A Duett.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Prayer, Religion
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    Casablanca.
    Place & Publisher J. Shepherd, 20 Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row London
    Subjects:Ships, Fires, Sailors, Fathers & sons, Heroes, Courage, Death
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    A Father Reading the Bible. Aria.
    Place & Publisher Parker & Ditson Boston
    Subjects:Families, Fathers & children, Prayer, Windows, Drapery, Domestic life
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    The Pilgrims Fathers.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, No. 164 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Symbols, Immigrants, Ships, Liberty, Religion
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Ships, Clouds, Gulls, Oceans
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    Why Do I Weep? A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Firth & Hall, no. 1 Franklin Sq. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Grief, Sadness, Families, Farewells
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    The Pilgrims Fathers.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, No. 164 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Symbols, Immigrants, Ships, Liberty, Religion
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Ships, Clouds, Gulls, Oceans
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    Why Do I Weep? A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Firth & Hall, no. 1 Franklin Sq. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Grief, Sadness, Families, Farewells
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    Tyrolese Evening Hymn.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Occupations, Night, Leisure, Religion
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    The Angels' Greeting. Sacred Song.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 115 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Religion, Death, Comfort
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    The Pilgrims Fathers.
    Place & Publisher E. Riley, 29 Chatham St. New York
    Subjects:Symbols, Immigrants, Ships, Liberty, Religion
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Ships, Clouds, Gulls, Oceans
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    Why Do I Weep? A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Firth & Hall, no. 1 Franklin Sq. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Grief, Sadness, Families, Farewells
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    The Captive Knight.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, 164 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Prisoners, War, Campaigns & battles
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    The Sunset Tree. Tyrolese Evening Hymn.
    Place & Publisher G.E. Blake, 13 South Fifth Street Philadelphia
    Subjects:Leisure, Night, Seasons, Summer, Religion, Contentment
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Ships, Clouds, Gulls, Oceans
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    Why Do I Weep? A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Firth & Hall, no. 1 Franklin Sq. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Grief, Sadness, Families, Farewells
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    The Captive Knight. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher James L. Hewitt, 137 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Prisoners of war, Patriotism, Campaigns & battles
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    The Messenger Bird. A Duet.
    Place & Publisher F. Unger, 385 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Love, Symbols
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    Treasures of the Deep. A Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Dubois & Stodart, 167 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Bodies of water, Oceans, Symbols, Campaigns & battles, Death, Naval warfare
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole and Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Ships, Clouds, Gulls, Oceans
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    Sacred Lyrics, No. 7. Christ Stilling the Tempest.
    Place & Publisher Firth & Hall, No. 1 Franklin Square New York
    Subjects:Storms, Biblical reference, Boats
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    The Pilgrim Fathers.
    Place & Publisher Dubois & Stodart, 167 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Immigrants, Religion, Liberty, Patriotism
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    O'er the Far Blue Mountain. Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Geo. P. Reed & Co., 17 Tremont Row Boston
    Subjects:Absences, Love, Homecomings
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    The Hour of Prayer. Carr's Sacred Airs No.6.
    Place & Publisher Carr's Music Store Philadelphia
    Subjects:Religion, Prayer
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    Tyrolese Evening Hymn.
    Place & Publisher E. Riley, 29 Chatham New York
    Subjects:Leisure, Seasons, Summer, Night, Occupations, Religion
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    The Bird at Sea.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
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    Sister Since I Met Thee Last. Song.
    Place & Publisher Firth, Hall & Pond, 239 Braodway New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Families, Love, Sadness, Comfort
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    The Captive Knight.
    Place & Publisher G.E. Blake, No.13 South Fifth Street Philadelphia
    Subjects:Poets, Campaigns & battles, War, Prisoners
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    The Pilgrim Fathers.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:History, Immigrants
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    The Bird At Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats
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    The Better Land. Sacred Lyrics, No. 1.
    Place & Publisher Fith & Hall, No. 1 Franklin Square New York
    Subjects:Parlors, Drapery, Mothers & children, Religion, Heaven
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    The Bird at Sea.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
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    Mother Oh Sing Me To Rest.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Mothers & children, Courtship & love, Distress, Emotion--pain, Death
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    Sister Since I Met Thee Last. Song.
    Place & Publisher William Hall & Son, 239 Braodway, Cor. Park Place New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Families, Love, Sadness, Comfort
  • 1830
    The Hour of Prayer. Series title Sacred Airs, in Six Numbers. No. 6.
    Place & Publisher Printed for Benjamin Carr, and Sold by R.H. Hobson, 147 Chesnut Street, Opposite the United States Bank Philadelphia
    Subjects:Religion, Prayer
  • 1833
    O'er the Far Blue Mountain. Ballad.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Homecomings, Travel, Families, Distress
  • 1833
    O'er the Far Blue Mountain. Ballad.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Homecomings, Travel, Families, Distress
  • 1834
    The Better Land. A Duett.
    Place & Publisher C. Bradlee, Washington Street Boston
    Subjects:Mothers & children, Death, Heaven, Happiness
  • 1834
    Sit By The Summer Sea. Song.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Waterfronts, Sailboats, Oceans, Courtship & love, Distress
  • 1834
    Sit By The Summer Sea. Song.
    Place & Publisher John Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Waterfronts, Sailboats, Oceans, Courtship & love, Distress
  • 1834
    The Bird at Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher J. Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
  • 1834
    Leave Me Not Yet.
    Place & Publisher John Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Bodies of water, Couples, Sailboats, Mountains, Waterfronts, Courtship & love
  • 1836
    I Go Sweet Friends.
    Place & Publisher G. Willig Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Bodies of water, Trees, Mountains, Spires, Good-byes
  • 1836
    The Warrior Crossed the Ocean's Foam. Troubadour Song [complete copy].
    Place & Publisher G. Willig, Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Boudoirs, Couples, Death, Courtship & love, Campaigns & battles
  • 1836
    The Bird at Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher J. Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
  • 1836
    The Bird at Sea. Second Edition.
    Place & Publisher J. Cole & Son Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
  • 1836
    The Warrior Crossed the Ocean's Foam. Troubadour Song [damaged copy-- part of music missing].
    Place & Publisher G. Willig, Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Boudoirs, Couples, Death, Courtship & love, Campaigns & battles
  • 1836
    The Bird at Sea. Third Edition.
    Place & Publisher J. Cole Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
  • 1836
    The Bird at Sea. Fourth Edition.
    Place & Publisher G. Willig Jr. Baltimore
    Subjects:Sailboats, Clipper ships, Clouds, Moonlight, Sailors
  • 1840
    Rome! Thou Art No More.
    Place & Publisher A. Fiot, 196 Chesnut St. Philadelphia
    Subjects:Sadness, Pride, War
  • 1843
    'Tis Lone on the Waters. A Sea Song.
    Place & Publisher F.D. Benteen Baltimore
    Subjects:Seamen, Domestic life
  • 1848
    Kindred Hearts.
    Place & Publisher Lee & Walker, 120 Walnut St. Philadelphia
    Subjects:Unrequited love, Time, Distress, Devotion
  • 1849
    Far Away. Ballad.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson, 115 Washing St. Boston
    Subjects:Nostalgia, Homecomings, Families, Death, Symbols, Doves
  • 1851
    The Haunted Ground.
    Place & Publisher G.P. Reed & Co., 17 Tremont Row Boston
    Subjects:Portraits, Keyboard instruments, Supernatural beings, Death, Children, Cemetaries, Human life cycle
  • 1862
    The Wandering Wind.
    Place & Publisher Marsh, 1102 Chesnut St. Philadelphia
    Subjects:Nature, Symbols, Love