|←Author Index: Be||Aphra Behn
|Aphra Behn was a prolific dramatist of the Restoration, and considered to be one of the first English professional woman writers. Her writing participated in the amatory fiction genre of British literature.|
- The Disappointment, poem describing the lusty thoughts of a man who later discovers he cannot partake
- The Willing Mistress, poem about a woman taking a man to a grove for love
Works about Behn
- Aphra Behn article in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature
- Behn, Afra, in the Dictionary of National Biography
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