United States – Phillis Wheatley, Poet, and Writer Sailed to England

Poet and writer, Phillis Wheatley, sailed to England in 1773 with her slave master, Nathaniel Wheatley in search of a publisher for her work because none was available in the United States. Her book, Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral was published in London on September 1, 1773 by Archibald Bell, Bookseller. Wheatley became … Continue reading United States – Phillis Wheatley, Poet, and Writer Sailed to England