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The Resource Women, authorship and literary culture, 1690-1740, Sarah Prescott

Women, authorship and literary culture, 1690-1740, Sarah Prescott

Label
Women, authorship and literary culture, 1690-1740
Title
Women, authorship and literary culture, 1690-1740
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Prescott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sarah Prescott discusses the careers of a number of key women writers of the period from 1690 to 1740, exploring the role played by geographical location, literary circles, patronage, the literary marketplace, and subscription publication in shaping patterns of female authorship. The volume also provides a wealth of detail about the circumstances which affected the careers of individual women as well as investigating the marketing, reception, and self-representation of women writers in general
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prescott, Sarah
Dewey number
820.9/9287/09033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR113
LC item number
.P74 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • English literature
  • Authorship
  • Women authors, English
  • Authorship
  • Women authors, English
  • Authorship
  • Authorship
  • Authorship
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Women, authorship and literary culture, 1690-1740, Sarah Prescott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gender, Authorship and Whig Poetics
  • Provincial Networks, Dissenting Connections and Noble Friends
  • Introduction: Relocating Women's Literary History
  • Women and Authorship
  • Authorship for Women: Careers and Contexts
  • Negotiating Authorship: Women's Self-Representations
  • Authorship and Economics
  • Marketing the Woman Writer: Commercial Strategies
  • Making a Living: Booksellers, Patronage and Subscription
  • The Literary Career of Elizabeth Singer Rowe
Control code
51275185
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 237 pages
Isbn
9781403903235
Lccn
2002044815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Women, authorship and literary culture, 1690-1740, Sarah Prescott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gender, Authorship and Whig Poetics
  • Provincial Networks, Dissenting Connections and Noble Friends
  • Introduction: Relocating Women's Literary History
  • Women and Authorship
  • Authorship for Women: Careers and Contexts
  • Negotiating Authorship: Women's Self-Representations
  • Authorship and Economics
  • Marketing the Woman Writer: Commercial Strategies
  • Making a Living: Booksellers, Patronage and Subscription
  • The Literary Career of Elizabeth Singer Rowe
Control code
51275185
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 237 pages
Isbn
9781403903235
Lccn
2002044815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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