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By Ingrassia, Catherine
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998
Examining women's participation in the South Sea Bubble and the representations of investors and stockjobbers as feminised, this work discusses cultural...

By O'Brien, Karen, Dr
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009
O'Brien examines the central importance to the British Enlightenment both of women writers and of women as a subject of enquiry. She explores the way...

By Eger, Elizabeth
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
This studyargues that female networks of conversation, correspondenceand patronage formed the foundation for women's work in the 'higher' realms of Shakespeare...

By Clery, E. J
Paperback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004
In the 18th century, critics of capitalism denounced the growth of luxury and effeminacy; supporters applauded the increase of refinement and the improved...

By Binhammer, Katherine, 1962-
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009
The seduction of a virtuous young heroine was an immensely popular plot in 18th-century literature, most famously in Samuel Richardson's 'Clarissa'. Binhammer...

By Kelly, Gary
Paperback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave, 1992
Describing the growth of Wollstonecraft's mind and career, this acclaimed study scrutinises all her writings as experiments in revolutionising writing...

Book. English.
Published Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2006
A study of "The Female Spectator", that brings together a collection of established and upcoming Haywood scholars who challenge the opinion about this...

By Bray, Joe
Hardback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2008
In the second half of the 18th century the female reader was a frequent topic of cultural debate and moral concern. This book examines the variety of...

eBook. English.
Published Farnham: Ashgate, 2015
Bringing together top specialists in the field, this edited volume challenges the theory that the eighteenth-century British intellectual women known...

By Brown, Laura, 1949-
Paperback. English.
Published Ithaca, NY; London: Cornell University Press, 2003
This text expands the territory for cultural and literary criticism by introducing the concept of the cultural fable. In connecting imagination and history...
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