Table 1. Top Authors to American Literary Annuals    
     
Rank         Author                           Total         Origin    Editor    Gender   Occupation
                                                   Annuals 
  1 Signourney, Lydia Huntley            214           N.E.        2            F      Teacher
  2 Gould, Hannah Francis                 142           N.E.        1            F      Poet, Author
  3 Willis, Nathanial Parker                100           N.E.         4            M     Journalist
  4 Coates, Raynell                            93            Phila       15            M
  5 Mayo, Sarah Carter (Edgerton)      93            N.E.         9            F     Poet, Author
  6 Osgood, Frances Sargent (Locke)  92            N.E.         1           M     Poet, Author
  7 Sawyer, Mrs. Caroline M.             87            N.E.         9            F
  8 Hemans, Felicia                            80          British                      F     Poet
  9 Smith, Eizabeth Oakes (Prince)      71            N.E.         2            F     Poet, Author
10 Abdy, Mrs. Maria                         68          British                      F
11 Hale, Sarah Joesepha (Buell)          67            N.E.         3            F      Poet, Editor
12 Thomson, Charles West                65                                        M
13 Mellen, Greenville                         61            N.E.                      M   Poet, Journalist
14 Child, Lydia Maria                        62            N.E.         2            F   Writer,
15 Arthur, Timothy Shay                   62                           6           M  Publisher, Author
16 Embury, Emma C.                        59                           1            F    Poet, Author
17 Leslie, Eliza                                  50                           2            F    Author, Editor
18 Adams, John G.                           49                            1           M
19 Howitt, Mary                               49         British                       F
20 Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth      49          N.E.                        M   Poet, Educator
21 Mitford, Mary Russell                   49         British                       F
22 Montgomery, James                     47         British                      M
23 Nack, James                                47                                        M     Poet
24 Greeley, Horace                           46                                        M      Publisherr
25 Landon, Latitia Elizabeth               46          British                      F
26 Tuckerman, Henry Theodore        43           N.E.          1           M    Journalist, Biog.
27 Doten, Elizabeth                           42                          3            F
28 Livermore, Mary Ashton (Rice)     42          N.E.          2            F      Reformer
29 Swain, Charles                            42         British                     M      Poet
30 Hall, Mrs. S. C. (Anna Maria)       39         British                       F      Poet, Author
31 Strickland, Agnes                        39         British                       F      Poet, Author
32 Hoffman, Charles Fenno              38           N.Y.                      M      Poet, Author
33 Cornwall, Barry (Procter, R. W.)  37         British                      M      Poet
34 Esling, Catherine H. Waterman      37                          3             F
35 Sedgwick, Catherine Maria           37          N.E.                        F      Novelist
36 Bacon, Henry                              36                                       M
37 Bowring, John                            35         British                      M
38 Gilman, Caroline                          35          N.E.                        F
39 McLellan, Isaac Jr.                      35          N.E.                       M     Poet, Journalist
40 Dodd, Mary Ann Hanmer             34          N.E.                         F
41 Hughs, Mrs.                               34                                         F
42 Lynch, Anne Charlotte                 34                                         F
43 Pierpoint, John                            34           N.E.                      M   Unitarian Clergy
44 Tappan, William B.                      34           N.E.                      M
45 Dale, Rev. Thomas                      33         British                     M
46 Ellet, Elizabeth Fries (Lumis)         31                         2             F       Translator
47 Goodrich, Samuel Griswold          31         N.Y.        12            M     Publisher , Ed.
48 Hawthorne, Nathaniel                   31         N.E.                        M      Author
49 Benjamin, Park                            30         N.Y.                        M     Poet, Editor
50 Hervey, Thomas Kibble                30         British                      M     Poet, Editor
51 Simms, William Gilmore               30      Charleston                  M     Poet, Author
52 Bryant, William Cullen                  29         N.E.                        M
53 Emerson, Ralph Waldo                 29         N.E.                        M
54 Everest, Charles William               29                        5              M
55 Jewsbury, Maria Jane (Fletcher)    29       British                       F
56 Phillips, Alfred A.                         28                        5             M
57 Browne, Mary Anne (Gray)           27       British                       F
58 Hewitt, Mary Elizabeth                  27         N.E.        2              F
59 Norton, Mrs. Caroline Erskine        27       British                       F
60 Barton, Bernard                            26       British                       M
61 Case, Mrs. L. B. J.                       26                                        F
62 Lowell, James Russell                   26         N.E.                       M
63 Byron, George Gordon Noel          24        British                      M
64 Chapin, Edwin Hubbell                  24                                       M
65 Garrison, William Lloyd                24         N.E.                        M   Editor, Reformer
66 Smith, Seba                                 24         N.E.        1              M   Poet, Journalist
67 Keble, John                                 23                                        M
68 Michell, Major Nicholas                23        British                      M
69 Otterson, Franklin Joseph             23                                       M
70 Campbell, R. Calder                     22        British                      M