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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Women authors,
  • English drama -- 18th century,
  • Women -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. lvii-lix).

    Other titles18th century women dramatists
    Statementedited by Melinda C. Finberg.
    GenreDrama.
    SeriesOxford English drama, Oxford world"s classics, Oxford world"s classics (Oxford University Press)
    ContributionsFinberg, Melinda C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1269 .E358 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxi, 380 p. ;
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3947538M
    ISBN 100192827294
    LC Control Number2001035080

    Acknowledgments viii Introduction 1 1 Verse in the Early Eighteenth Century, I: Pope, Gay, Swift 8 2 Verse in the Early Eighteenth Century, II: Prior, Addison, Defoe, Finch, Montagu, Thomson 59 3 English Verse, III: Mid?-Century Onwards: Johnson, Gray, the Wartons, Collins, Smart, Watts, Goldsmith, Churchill, Cowper 92 4 Eighteenth?-Century Verse, IV: Women, Workers, and . This book shows how eighteenth-century women's literature redefined nation and culture in class and gendered terms. This book examines the poems of three Englishwomen--washerwoman Mary Collier, middle-class feminist polemicist Mary Scott, Bristol milkwoman Ann Yearsley, and Scottish dairywoman from Ayrshire, Janet Little. Fanny Burney, Burney’s novels were immensely popular during the late eighteenth century. However, Burney herself had to overcome family disapproval in order to make a name among English literary circles. Finberg, Melinda, Eighteenth-century Women Dramatists, Oxford , ISBN 0 19 4. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Selected Letters, ed. Isobel Grundy, Penguin Classics, ISBN: Recommended Materials Scott, Sarah, Millenium Hall, ed. Gary Kelly, Broadview , ISBN 1 6.


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