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C.D. Warner, et al., comp.  The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes.  1917.
H. M. Ayres, ed.  The Reader’s Dictionary of Authors.  1917.
 
Frances Ridley Havergal (1836–1879)
 
Havergal, Frances Ridley. An English religious writer and poet; born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836; died at Swansea, Wales, June 3, 1879. She began to write hymns and letters in verse at the age of seven, but did not publish anything until 1860. She was a frequent contributor to Good Words. Among over 30 publications, which once enjoyed considerable popularity, may be noticed: ‘The Four Happy Days’ (1873); ‘Under the Surface’ (1874), poems; ‘Royal Graces and Loyal Gifts’ (6 vols., 1879); ‘Under His Shadow’ (1879); and a number of posthumous works by various editors.
 
 
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