Biography Anna Laetitia Waring

Anna Laetitia Waring

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  • Time Period 1820 - 1910
  • Place Wales
  • Country
Poems of Anna Laetitia Waring

Poet Biography

Anna Laetitia Waring , daughter of Elijah Waring, and niece of Samuel Miller Waring, was born at Neith, Glamorganshire, Wales in 1820. In 1850 she published her Hymns and Meditations, by A. L. W., a small book of 19 hymns. The 4th edition was published in 1854. The 10th edition, 1863, is enlarged to 38 hymns. She also published Additional Hymns, 1858, and contributed some pieces to the Sunday Magazine, 1871. Her most widely known hymns are: "Father, I know that all my life," "Go not far from me, O my Strength," and "My heart is resting, O my God."

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John Seeburger
German Poet

Written Many Poetry in German
Participated in Poets day in Germany
Composed Many Song Lyrics

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