Christina Rossetti (1830 – 29 Dec. 1894)

    Christina Georgina Rossetti was born in London in 1830 into a remarkable family of artists, scholars and writers. Her parents were Gabriele Rossetti, an exiled Italian revolutionary and poet , and Frances Polidori, the sister of Lord Byron’s friend and physician, John William Polidori, who was also a writer. Her brothers William and… Read More Christina Rossetti (1830 – 29 Dec. 1894)