Alexander Pope and his eighteenth-century women readers / Claudia N. Thomas

Author(s): Thomas, Claudia N
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Subjects: Women--Great Britain--Books and reading--History--18th century
Women and literature--Great Britain--History--18th century
Authors and readers--Great Britain--History--18th century
English poetry--Women authors--History and criticism
English poetry--18th century--History and criticism
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744--Criticism and interpretation--History--18th century
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744--Appreciation--Great Britain
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744--Influence
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c1994
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Preface
Introduction: Alexander Pope, Literary Creativity, and Eighteenth-Century Women 1
1. "Appeals to the Ladies": Pope and His Iliad Readers 19
2. Women's Prose Responses to Pope's Writings 68
3. Women's Poetic Addresses to Pope 118
4. Eighteenth-Century Women and Pope's Early Poetry 160
5. Pope and Women's Poems "Something like Horace" 194
Conclusion: Pope's Influence on Eighteenth-Century Women's Poetry 227
Notes 249
Bibliography 281
Index 297
Alternate Titles: Alexander Pope and his 18th-century women readers
Notes: LCCN: 92042647
ISBN: 0809318865 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-295) and index
Physical Description: xii, 309 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 27066250
ISBN/ISSN: 0809318865

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