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- Bene Factum Publishing 2015; US$ 8.99
A charming and witty personal memoir of one woman's sea-faring adventures over the course of 80 years Sea cruises are embedded in Christian Lamb's DNA. Having an insatiable spirit of adventure and also a highly inquisitive mind most of her trips were for a distinct purpose rather than just lying hedonistically on a deckchair in the sun. Sometimes... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95
Challenging the theory that the Bluestockings spanned only the period from the 1750s through the 1790s, this collection argues for a new vision of the Bluestockings as belonging to a chain of interconnected networks that can be traced from the early eighteenth century to the present. The contributors explore the activities of the Bluestockings in a... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 41.50
“A fully annotated anthology of Victorian literature is a massive undertaking, and the editors are to be commended for this near-heroic level of endeavor and the inclusiveness of their selections.”— Florence Boos, University of Iowa “In Victorian Literature Shea and Whitla have created a unique anthology that continues... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 58.95
The last twenty years have witnessed the rediscovery of a large number of women writers of the early modern period. This process of recovery has had a major impact on early modern studies for, by beginning to restore women to the history of the period, it provides new insight into the formative years of the modern era. This collection amply demonstrates... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 18.12
Eine Geschichte der Frauen in der Buchbranche von Anna Vandenhoeck bis Ulla Berkéwicz. Die Buchbranche ist weiblich. Rund 80 Prozent der heute auf dem deutschen Buchmarkt Beschäftigten sind Frauen: Sie verlegen, produzieren, gestalten und verkaufen Bücher. Dass sie dies nicht erst seit dem Beginn des letzten Jahrhunderts tun, zeigt Edda Ziegler mit... more...
- Parthian Books 2014; US$ 11.99
Drawing upon a varied array of sources, many of which were previously unused, this rich biography explores the public achievements and the fascinating private world of one of the most influential people in British society in the first half of the 20th century. The book tells the remarkable tale of Margaret Haig Thomas, the Second Viscountess Rhondda,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Women's writing in any period remains of critical concern, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Alexandra Barratt's edition offers a wide range of texts from the period 1300-1500, including: Original texts written by women in the Middle Ages Texts translated by women in the Middle Ages Prayers, meditations, scriptural comment, and... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 79.65
The skillful use of the Scots language has long been a distinguishing feature of the literatures of Scotland. The essays in this volume make a major contribution to our understanding of the Scots language, past and present, and its written dissemination in poetry, fiction and drama, and in non-literary texts, such as personal letters. They cover aspects... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 99.00
Examination of romance texts from late medieval England, linking them firmly to their political and social context. more...