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The Resource A literary history of women's writing in Britain, 1660-1789, Susan Staves

A literary history of women's writing in Britain, 1660-1789, Susan Staves

Label
A literary history of women's writing in Britain, 1660-1789
Title
A literary history of women's writing in Britain, 1660-1789
Statement of responsibility
Susan Staves
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on three decades of feminist scholarship, Susan Staves provides a comprehensive history of women's writing in Britain from the Restoration to the French Revolution. Arranged chronologically to emphasize the historical and literary contexts, this magisterial work includes a comprehensive bibliography and list of modern editions of the authors discussed
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Staves, Susan
Dewey number
820.99287
Index
index present
LC call number
PR113
LC item number
.S73 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Frauenliteratur
Label
A literary history of women's writing in Britain, 1660-1789, Susan Staves
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 496-512) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Public women: the Restoration to the death of Aphra Behn, 1660-1689; CHAPTER 2 Partisans of virtue and religion, 1689-1702; CHAPTER 3 Politics, gallantry, and ladies in the reign of Queen Anne, 1702-1714; CHAPTER 4 Battle joined, 1715-1737; CHAPTER 5 Women as members of the literary family, 1737-1756; CHAPTER 6 Bluestockings and sentimental writers, 1756-1776; CHAPTER 7 Romance and comedy, 1777-1789; Notes; Recommended modern editions; Select bibliography; Index
Control code
252530512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 536 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511484513
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252530512
Label
A literary history of women's writing in Britain, 1660-1789, Susan Staves
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 496-512) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Public women: the Restoration to the death of Aphra Behn, 1660-1689; CHAPTER 2 Partisans of virtue and religion, 1689-1702; CHAPTER 3 Politics, gallantry, and ladies in the reign of Queen Anne, 1702-1714; CHAPTER 4 Battle joined, 1715-1737; CHAPTER 5 Women as members of the literary family, 1737-1756; CHAPTER 6 Bluestockings and sentimental writers, 1756-1776; CHAPTER 7 Romance and comedy, 1777-1789; Notes; Recommended modern editions; Select bibliography; Index
Control code
252530512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 536 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511484513
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252530512

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