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Eighteenth century women poets

an Oxford anthology

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

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Women authors.,
  • English poetry -- 18th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Roger Lonsdale.
    ContributionsLonsdale, Roger H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1177 .E34 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlvii, 555 p. ;
    Number of Pages555
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2207774M
    ISBN 100198117698
    LC Control Number89030021

    18th-century women writers of the Ottoman Empire‎ (1 P) P 18th-century Polish women writers (33 P) 18th-century Swiss women writers‎ (4 P) Pages in category "18th-century women writers" The following pages are in this category, out of total. This list may not reflect recent changes. A. Jean Adam; María Anna Águeda de San. Eighteenth-Century Women. This page is devoted to the description of the book “Eighteenth-Century Women”. This book contains editions and reviews devoted to the fields of literary, biographical, bibliographical, social, and cultural history. hese publications pay attention to women lived in Great Britain, Europe, the Americas, and the rest of the world.

    Eighteenth-Century Women 3 (): Print. Print. Labbe, Jacqueline M. Selling one's sorrows: Charlotte Smith, Mary Robinson, and the marketing of poetry. In recent years the canon of eighteenth-century poetry has greatly expanded to include women poets, labouring-class and provincial poets, and many previously unheard voices. Fairers book takes up the challenge this ought to pose to our traditional understanding of the subject.

    Eighteenth – Century Women Poets and Their Poetry: Inventing Agency, Inventing Genre. It is no exaggeration to say that Paula R. Backscheider’s Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry: Inventing Agency, Inventing Genre does for eighteenth-century women’s poetry what has been done for women’s novels over the last two decades or so by scholars including Ros . Eighteenth Century Collections Online. Eighteenth Century Collections Online contains over , titles (, volumes) and more than 32 million pages, making ECCO the premier and irreplaceable resource for eighteenth-century research. Users of ECCO Part I and Part II can full-text search the collection via an intuitive user addition, MARC record/metadata .


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Eighteenth-century Women Poets, edited by Roger Lonsdale, is an Briggs described it in The Times as "a brilliant and original anthology." Both epithets are just.

It is original for no one before Lonsdale thought to look at eighteenth-century poetry by women for anything more than historical interest/5. Who were the women poets of the eighteenth century. More than a hundred are represented in this anthology, yet only few have hitherto featured in conventional surveys and anthologies of eighteenth-century verse.

Unlike the women who wrote fiction, the vast majority of those who wrote versehave been ignored and forgotten since their own day. Yet they speak with vigour 5/5(1).

Buy This Book in Print. summary. This major study offers a broad view of the writing and careers of eighteenth-century women poets, casting new light on the ways in which poetry was read and enjoyed, on changing poetic tastes in British culture, and on the development of many major poetic genres and traditions.

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Few of these poems have been reprinted since originally published, and all are crucial to understanding fully the literary history of women writers/5(7). "An ambitious and pioneering work of archeological excavation, one that will establish a foundation for the future study of eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry.

A major contribution." — Charles Haskell Hinnant, University of Missouri–Columbia. Mary Leapor, a Northamptonshire kitchen maid, produced a substantial body of exceptional poetry that was only published after her early death at the age of twenty-four.

This is a timely examination of the work of a poet who has remained almost forgotten for years. Leapor is one of many gifted poets, mainly women and labourers, whose work stands outside the traditional. In the first decade of the eighteenth century two women published collections of their verse.

In the s more than thirty did so. Even so crude a measure may suggest that there had been an emphatic change in the literary status of women in the period. Eighteenth-Century Women Poets: Nation, Class, and Gender SUNY series in Feminist Criticism and Theory G - Reference,Information and Interdisciplinary Subjects Series SUNY series in Feminist Criticism and Theory Suny Series, Feminist Criticis Tax Series: Author: Moira Ferguson: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: SUNY Press, ISBN: The Eighteenth-Century Poetry Archive — ECPA — is a peer-reviewed, award-winning digital archive and research project devoted to the poetry of the long eighteenth century.

ECPA builds on the electronic texts created by the Text Creation Partnership from Gale’s Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO). Key features. browse authors by names, dates of birth, or gender. Get this from a library.

Eighteenth century women poets: an Oxford anthology. [Roger Lonsdale;] -- In the first decade of the eighteenth century, only two women published collections of verse.

By the s, more than thirty had done so. Yet, in the. Paula R. Backscheider is Philpott-Stevens Eminent Scholar at Auburn University. A former president of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, she is best known as the author of Daniel Defoe: His Life () and Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry (), for which she was co-winner of the Modern Language Association Lowell Prize.

And the book is a gift of accessibility to readers in its reprinting the full text of many of her poets’ poems. Poetic Sisters is a major contribution to our understanding of early eighteenth-century English poetry. The Eighteenth-Century IntelligencerPages: Get this from a library.

Eighteenth-century women poets: nation, class, and gender. [Moira Ferguson]. 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. Electronic book text. Pages. $ USD.

In the first decade of the eighteenth century, only two women published collections of verse. By the s, more than thirty had done so. Yet, in the two intervening centuries, most of that verse has disappeared from view--now either ignored or forgotten.

This delightful anthology takes us back to Augustan England, introducing over one hundred of these lost poets from. In the first decade of the eighteenth century, only two women published collections of verse. By the s, more than thirty had done so. Eighteenth Century Women Poets - Roger Lonsdale - Oxford University Press.

18th-century French literature is French literature written betweenthe year of the death of King Louis XIV of France, andthe year of the coup d'État of Bonaparte which brought the Consulate to power, concluded the French Revolution, and began the modern era of French century of enormous economic, social, intellectual and political transformation .Table Of Contents.

Acknowledgments Abbreviations Plan of the Book Approaching the Poetry The Chapters 1. Introduction Changing Contexts Systems, Gender, and Persistent Issues Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry. Elizabeth Singer Rowe and the Development of the English Novel.

This major study offers a broad view of the writing and careers of eighteenth-century women poets, casting new light on the ways in which poetry was read and enjoyed, on changing poetic tastes in British culture, and on the development of many major poetic genres and traditions.

Rather Author: Paula R. Backscheider.