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Printed Writings, 1500-1640 Printed Writings, 1500-1640


Printed Writings, 1500-1640 Printed Writings, 1500-1640 by Dr. Betty S. Travitsky

Printed Writings 1500-1640, Series I, Part One consists of ten volumes of writings by and about early modern Englishwomen. The set comprises the following titles: Volume 1: Anne Askew Volume 2: Literary Works by and attributed to Elizabeth Cary Volume 3: Katherine Parr Volume 4: Defences of Women: Jane Anger, Rachel Speght, Ester Sowernam and Constantia Munda Volume 5: Susanne DuVerger Volume 6: Mary Sidney Herbert Volume 7: Alice Sutcliffe Volume 8: Margaret Tyler Volume 9: Anne Wheathill Volume 10: Mary Wroth


'this...collection admirably achieves its stated purpose. Recommended for upper division undergraduate and graduate libraries maintaining comprehensive early modern collections'

'Travitsky and Cullen have done scholarship a service by making available facsimile editions of some eighteen published texts written or translated by early modern English women...contents are rich...physically beautiful pieces of work.'
Sixteenth Century Journal

'These facsimiles will be invaluable both to scholars seeking to retrace an editor's logic,...bear witness to the excitement, energy, and careful labor that has been devoted to the resurrection of these works by early modern women...[and] represent an astonishing alteration of the field of early modern studies.'
Renaissance Quarterly

About the Author

Betty S. Travitsky, Graduate Center, City University of New York, USA and Patrick Cullen, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, USA

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Publication date

25th July 1996


Dr. Betty S. Travitsky

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Scolar Press an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd


Mixed media product
Contains 10 Hardbacks
2790 pages


Anthologies (non-poetry)
Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800



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