British Women"s Writing in the Long Eighteenth Century Authorship, Politics and History

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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Politics and literature,
  • Great Britain,
  • 18th Century English Literature,
  • Women As Authors (English Literature),
  • Women Authors,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • General,
  • British Isles,
  • History,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Women Authors,
  • Literary Criticism-English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 18th century,
  • Women and literature,
  • English literature,
  • History and criticism

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsCora Kaplan (Editor), Jennie Batchelor (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8400020M
ISBN 10140394931X
ISBN 109781403949318

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