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Bibliographical Appendix: works of Margaret Fuller Ossoli.


1. Correspondence with Goethe in the Last Years of his Life. Translated from the German of Eckermann. Boston, 1839.

2. Correspondence of Fraulein Gunderode and Bettine von Arnim. Boston, 1842. [Reprinted, with additions, by Mrs. Minna Wesselhoeft. Boston, 1861.]

3. Summer on the Lakes. Boston, 1843.

4. Woman in the Nineteenth Century. New York, 1844.

5. Papers on Literature and Art. New York, 1846.

6. Collected Works, edited by Arthur B. Fuller, with an introduction by Horace Greeley. New York, 1855.

  • I. Woman in the Nineteenth Century, and Kindred Papers, relating to the Sphere, Condition, and Duties of Woman.
  • II. At Home and Abroad. [Including Summer on the Lakes; Tribune Letters from Europe; Letters to Friends from Europe; Accounts of the Homeward Voyage; and Memorials.]
  • III. Art, Literature, and the Drama. [Including Papers on Literature and Art, reprinted; and a translation of Goethe's Tasso.]
  • IV. Life Without and Life Within. [Including essays, reviews, and poems, nearly all hitherto unpublished in book form.]

Contributions to periodicals.

Boston Daily Advertiser. Defense of Brutus. November 27, 1834.

Western Messenger. Review of Lives of Crabbe and More. i. 20. [316]

Western Messenger. Review of Bulwer's Works. i. 101.

Western Messenger. Review of Philip van Artevelde. i. 398.

Western Messenger. Review of Korner. i. 306, 369.

Western Messenger. Review of Letters from Palmyra. v. 24.

Dial. Vol. I. No. 1. Essay on Critics; Allston Exhibition; Richter (poem); A Sketch (poem); A Sketch (poem) [?]. No. 2. Record of the Months (part). No. 3. Klopstock and Meta; The Magnolia of Lake Pontchartrain; Menzel's View of Goethe; Record of the Months. No. 4. Leila; A Dialogue.

Dial. Vol. II. No. 1. Goethe; Need of a Diver; Notices of

Recent Publications. No. 2. Lives of the Great Composers; Festus. No. 3. Yucca Filamentosa; Bettine Brentano and her Friend Giinderode; Epilogue to the Tragedy of Essex; Notices of Monaldi and Wilde's Tasso (including part of her translation of Goethe's Tasso).

Dial. Vol. III. No. 1. Entertainments of the Past Winter. Notices of Hawthorne. No. 2. Romaic and Rhine Ballads; Tennyson's Poems, in Record of the Months. No. 4. Canova; Record of the Months (part).

Dial. Vol. IV. No. 1. The Great Lawsuit; Man

vs. Men, Woman

vs. Women. No. 3. The Modern Drama. No. 4. Dialogue.

New York Tribune, 1844-46. Too numerous to be here catalogued. They are usually designated by an asterisk (*) in the Tribune, and many are reprinted in the volume “Life without and life within,” mentioned above.

Liberty Bell (Anti-Slavery annual, 1846). The Liberty Bell (prose essay).

Publications concerning her.


1. Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli, by R. W. Emerson, W. H. Channing, and J. F. Clarke, 2 vols. Boston, 1852. [Edited mainly by W. H. Channing. Reprinted at New York, 1869; at Boston, 1884.]

2. Margaret Fuller (Marchesa Ossoli), by Julia Ward Howe. [ “Eminent women” series.] Boston, 1883.

3. Margaret Fuller Ossoli, by Thomas Wentworth Higginson. [ “American men of letters” series.] Boston, 1884.


Briefer memoirs and sketches.

Crosland, Mrs. N. In “Memorable women.” London, 1854.

Dall, Mrs, C. H. In “Historical pictures Retouched.” Boston, 1850.

Frothingham, O. B. In “Transcendentalism in New England.” Boston, 1876.

Griswold, R. W. In “Prose writers of America.” Philadelphia, 1846.

Griswold, R. W. In “Female poets of America.” Philadelphia, 1849.

Hale, Mrs. S. J. In “Woman's record.” New York, 1853.

Higginson, T. W. In “Eminent women of the age.” Hartford, Conn., 1868.

Powell, T. In “Living authors of America.” New York, 1866.

Russell, W. In “Extraordinary men and women.” London, 1860.

Russell, W. In “Eccentric Personages.” New York, 1866.

Smiles, T. In “Brief Biographies.” Boston, 1861.

Reviews, etc., in periodicals.

[Prepared from Poole's Index, by the editor's permission, a few references being added.]

1. Margaret Fuller and the Reformers. Brownson's Quarterly, II. 249.

2. “At Home and Abroad” (F. H. Hedge), N. A. Review, LXXXIII. 261; London Athenaeum (1856), 489.

3. Character and Works (C. H. Dall), N. A. Review, XCI. 119.

4. Life and Works. Democratic Review, XXX. 513.

5. “Memoirs.” New Quarterly Review, i. 168; Prospective Review, VIII. 199; Southern Literary Messenger, XX. 129; Living Age, XXXIII. 28, 289; Eclectic Review, XCV. 678; London Athenaeum (1852), 159; Emile Montdgut, Revue des deux Mondes, XIV. 37.

6. “Papers on literature and Art.” Democratic Review, XIX. 198, 316.

7. Place in Literature. Potter's American Monthly, x. 74.

8. “Woman in the Nineteenth Century.” Christian Examiner, XXXVIII. 416. Southern Quarterly, x. 148. (A. P. Peabody), N. A. Review, LXXXI. 557. [318]

9. Miscellaneous Notices. British Quarterly, XVI. 221. (S. Waddington), Tinsley's Magazine, XVI. 172. (A. L. Johnson), Galaxy, VI. 121. (M. R. Whittlesey), Radical, VI. 1. (A. C. Brackett), Radical, IX. 354. Chambers's Journal, XVII. 322. Dublin University Magazine, XCII. 542, 686. Household Words, v. 121. Sharpe's Magazine, XV. 201. Same article in Eclectic Magazine, XXVI. 171. National Magazine, i. 314, 409, 529. Canadian Monthly, XIII. 289. International Monthly, i. 162.


Ames, Mary C. At Home and Abroad, p. 458.

Cranch, C. P. Atlantic Monthly, XXVI. 231.

Cranch, C. P. At Home and Abroad, p. 456.

James, G. P. R. At Home and Abroad, p. 463. Also in International Monthly, i. 165.

Landor, Walter Savage. At Home and Abroad, p. 464.

Smith, E. Oakes. At Home and Abroad, p. 460.

Anonymous. At Home and Abroad, p. 461.

Books on the Fuller family.

Fuller, R. F. Chaplain Fuller, a Memoir. Boston, 1863.

Higginson, T. W. Memoir of Arthur B. Fuller (in Harvard Memorial Biographies). Cambridge, 1866.

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