A selection of Poems by Hannah More on various topics. A word about the author: Hannah More (1745-1833) was born in
In middle age she was closely connected with William Wilberforce and
his fellow abolitionists . She was also a friend of the evangelical hymn-writer John Newton
She wrote moral stories and ballads on many topics and was one of the
most successful writers, and perhaps the most influential Christian
woman, of her day.