Christina Rossetti, born 1830, in London, England. She wrote a variety of romantic, devotional, and children's poems and is best known for what became the popular Christmas Carol "In the Bleak Midwinter." Read poems by Christina Rossetti
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The Silent Wife A. S. A. Harrison
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