The History of British Women's Writing, 1750-1830: Volume Five

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Caroline Bicks, Jennifer Summit
Palgrave Macmillan, Oct 15, 2010 - History - 296 pages
This period witnessed the first full flowering of women's writing in Britain. This illuminating volume features leading scholars who draw upon the last 25 years of scholarship and textual recovery to demonstrate the literary and cultural significance of women in the period, discussing writers such as Austen, Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley.

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Defining Womens Writing or Writing
Women and Print Culture 17501830
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JACQUELINE M. LABBE teaches and researches in the area of British Romantic poetry and poetics at the University of Warwick, UK. She has published widely on Charlotte Smith, the poetry and novels of the Romantic period, and nineteenth-century children's literature.

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