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Eighteen Hundred and Eleven (1812)

- June 13, 2017 in Anna Laetitia Barbauld, britain, fall of empires, future, london, napoleonic wars, ruin

Anna Laetitia Barbauld's controversial poem which presciently imagines a future Britain in ruin, eclipsed by the rising might of America.

Eighteen Hundred and Eleven (1812)

- June 13, 2017 in Anna Laetitia Barbauld, britain, fall of empires, future, london, napoleonic wars, ruin

Anna Laetitia Barbauld's controversial poem which presciently imagines a future Britain in ruin, eclipsed by the rising might of America.

Eighteen Hundred and Eleven (1812)

- June 13, 2017 in Anna Laetitia Barbauld, britain, fall of empires, future, london, napoleonic wars, ruin

Anna Laetitia Barbauld's controversial poem which presciently imagines a future Britain in ruin, eclipsed by the rising might of America.