The poems and prose of Mary, Lady Chudleigh /

The first edition of the collected poetry and prose of the Restoration feminist, Mary, Lady Chudleigh (1656-1710), this volume includes The Ladies Defence as well as her final prose meditations. New biographical and bibliographical information in the Introduction revises the existing accounts of her...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Chudleigh, Mary Lee, Lady, 1656-1710.
Other Authors: Ezell, Margaret J. M.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series:Women writers in English 1350-1850.
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Summary:The first edition of the collected poetry and prose of the Restoration feminist, Mary, Lady Chudleigh (1656-1710), this volume includes The Ladies Defence as well as her final prose meditations. New biographical and bibliographical information in the Introduction revises the existing accounts of her life and literary career. The volume makes available for the first time the complete range of Chudleigh's literary experiments and calls for a reassessment of the image of the woman writer of the Restoration. A friend of John Dryden and Mary Astell, Chudleigh experimented with a variety of literary.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxxvi, 392 pages).
ISBN:9780195359336
019535933X
9780195078749
0195078748
9786610760305
6610760306
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