Authors

          Featured Author

          ‘Christian Carstairs’

          ( ? - 1794)

          Works in ECPA

          Source editions

          • Carstairs, Christian. Original Poems. By a Lady, Dedicated to Miss Ann Henderson. A Tribute to Gratitude and Friendships. Edinburgh: Andrew Shortrede, 1786. (ESTC T76883)

          Biographical note

          According to Roger Lonsdale, conceivably Mrs. Grizel Carstairs (d. 1794), daughter of James Bruce Carstairs of Kinross in Fife (d. 1768), who is said to have become a governess.

          Bibliography

          Editions

          • Lonsdale, Roger, ed. Eighteenth-Century Women Poets. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1989. 267-269. Print.

          Criticism