Tudor and Stuart women writers / Louise Schleiner ; with verse translations from Latin by Connie McQuillen, from Greek by Lynn E. Roller

Author(s): Schleiner, Louise
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Subjects: English literature--Women authors--History and criticism
English literature--Early modern, 1500-1700--History and criticism
Women and literature--Great Britain--History--16th century
Women and literature--Great Britain--History--17th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Latin (translated from), Greek, Modern (1453- ) (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1994
Series: Women of letters
Women of letters (Bloomington, Ind.)
LC Classification: P, PR
Table of Contents: Foreword / Sandra M. Gilbert, Susan Gubar
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Women's Household Circles as a Gendered Reading Formation: Whitney, Tyler, and Lanyer 1
2. Activist Entries into Writing: Lady Elizabeth Hoby/Russell and the Other Cooke Sisters 30
3. Authorial Identity for a Second-Generation Protestant Aristocrat: The Countess of Pembroke 52
4. Catholic Squirearchy and Women's Writing: The Countesses of Oxford and Arundel and Elizabeth Weston 82
5. Parlor Games and Male Self-Imaging as Government: Jonson, Bulstrode, and Ladies Southwell and Wroth 107
6. Factional Identities and Writers' Energies: Wroth, the Countess of Bedford, and Donne 150
7. Popery and Politics: Lady Falkland's Return to Writing 175
Epilogue: Theoretical Perspectives 192
Appendices 197
Notes 250
Works Cited or Consulted 274
Index 286
Notes: LCCN: 93044997
ISBN: 0253350980 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0253208866 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-285) and index
Physical Description: xxi, 293 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 29427727
ISBN/ISSN: 0253350980
0253208866

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