Biography Annie Louisa Walker

Annie Louisa Walker

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  • Time Period 1836 - 1907
  • Place Yarrowglen
  • Country Australia
Poems of Annie Louisa Walker Poets of Australia

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A British-born novelist, children's playwright,

and poet, educated in Point Levy, Quebec, and Sarnia, Ontario, where she and her sisters operated a school for ladies. Walker published poetry widely in newspapers on both sides of the border before collecting them in Leaves from the Backwoods in 1861-62. She returned to England to work for her cousin, Margaret Oliphant, a well-known novelist, and edited her Autobiography and Letters in 1899 this time under her married name, Mrs. Harry Coghill. She collected her poetic output in Oak and Maple: English and Canadian Verses (London: Kegan Paul, 1890; CIHM microfiche 696 Robarts Library).

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