Women, poetry, and politics in seventeenth-century Britain / Sarah C.E. Ross
- Ross, Sarah C. E.
- Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
- First edition.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
- Machine generated contents note: 1.`The right vse of Poesie': Elizabeth Melville's Religious Verse and Scottish Presbyterian Politics -- 2.`Thou art the nursing father of all pietye': Sociality, Religion, and Politics in Anne Southwell's Verse -- 3.`When that shee heard the drumms and cannon play': Jane Cavendish and Occasional Verse -- 4.`This kingdoms loss': Hester Pulter's Elegies and Emblems -- 5.`I see our nere, to be reenterd paradice': Lucy Hutchinson's `Elegies' and Order and Disorder.
- 'Women, Poetry, and Politics in Seventeenth-Century Britain' offers a new account of women's engagement in the poetic and political cultures of seventeenth-century England and Scotland, providing the first extended discussion of seventeenth-century women's political poetry in manuscript.
- 9780191792007 (ebook)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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