Welcome to Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period

Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period is a definitive collection organized by Nancy Kushigian of the University of California, Davis and Stephen Behrendt of the University of Nebraska. In addition to 60 volumes of Romantic poetry composed by Scottish women, the database includes extensive contemporary critical reviews and numerous scholarly essays specially commissioned for the project by Alexander Street Press. This database contains over 9,027 pages.
Fugitive Verses

Fugitive Verses, by Joanna Baillie
Joanna Baillie's last volume of poems, collected from the entire career of the prolific poet and dramatist whom many called Scotland's finest female poet. .

The Highlanders and Other Poems

The Highlanders and Other Poems, by Anne MacVicar Grant.
A series of verses, sonnets, ballads, notes, epistles, and Gaelic translations by this Glasgow-born writer who spent her adolescence in America. .

Simple Poems, on Simple Subjects

Simple Poems, on Simple Subjects, by Christian Ross Milne
A working-class poet and wife of a Scottish ship's carpenter, Milne wrote simple and direct poems about the experiences of those whose lives revolved around the sea. .