Background

A Brief Chronology of Anna Barbauld

A Book of Sibyls, by Miss Thackeray (Mrs Richmond Ritchie), 1883. A brief account of Anna Barbauld. (Courtesy of Bruce Peel Special Collections Library, University of Alberta.)

Memoir of Mrs. Barbauld, Including Letters and Notices of her Family and Friends, by her great niece Anna Letitia Le Breton


Criticism

Full texts available on the Anna Lætitia Barbauld Web Site

"Observations on Female Literature in General, Including Some Particulars Relating to Mrs. Montagu and Mrs. Barbauld." The Westminster Magazine (June 1776): 283-285.

Kraft, Elizabeth. "Anna Letitia Barbauld's 'Washing-Day' and the Montgolfier Balloon." Literature and History 4.2 (1995): 25-41.

Vargo, Lisa. "The Case of Anna Laetitia Barbauld's "To Mr C[olerid]ge." The Charles Lamb Bulletin New Series No. 102 (April 1998): 55-63.