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Title The Female spectator : English women writers before 1800 / edited by Mary R. Mahl and Helene Koon.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1977]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  820.9 FEMALE    Check Shelf
Description 310 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents From XVI Revelations of divine love / Dame Julian of Norwich -- From The book of Margery Kempe / Dame Margery Kempe -- From The lamentation of a sinner ; From Prayers or meditations / Queen Catharine Parr -- Speech to the troops at Tilbury ; Speech to the Parliament of 1601 / Queen Elizabeth -- From Miscelanea : prayers, meditations, memoratives / Elizabeth Grymeston -- To the thrice sacred Queen Elizabeth ; From The Psalmes of David / Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke -- From Salve Deus Rex Judæorum / Æmelia Lanier -- The Countess of Lincoln's nurserie / Elizabeth Clinton, Countess of Lincoln -- From The tragedie of Mariam, the fair queen of Jewry / Elizabeth Cary, Viscountess Falkland.
The malady and remedy of vexations and unjust arrests and actions ; Upon the much lamented death of the Right Honourable, the Lady Elizabeth Langham ; From An essay to revive the ancient education of gentlewomen / Bathsua Makin -- Selections from Nature's pictures, drawn by fancies pencil to the life / Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle -- To Rosania and Lucasia, articles of friendshop ; Selections from Poems / Katherine Philips -- The unfortunate bride, or, The blind lady a beauty / Aphra Behn -- The wife's resentment from The power of love / Mary Delariviere Manley -- Prefaces and dedications / Susannah Centlivre -- Selections from The female spectator / Eliza Haywood -- Letters to Elizabeth Robinson Montagu / Frances Glanville Boscawen -- Letters from Works, 1825 ; On female studies, letters I and II / Anna Laetitia Barbauld -- Letters to Elizabeth Robinson Montagu ; The practical use of female knowledge / Hannah More -- Letters to Edward Jerningham / Anna Seward.
Form Also issued online.
Subject English literature -- Women authors.
English literature -- Women authors -- Bio-bibliography.
Women and literature -- Great Britain.
Added Author Mahl, Mary R.
Koon, Helene, 1925-1996
ISBN 0253321662
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