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Whitney, Isabella

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Works: 35 works in 89 publications in 1 language and 1,402 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Isabella Whitney
Isabella Whitney, Mary Sidney, and Aemelia Lanyer : Renaissance women poets by Isabella Whitney( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Isabella Whitney explored issues of sexual morality and her sense of exclusion from the vibrantly greedy and commercial London of the 1570s. Mary Sidney, sister of Sir Philip, produced powerful translations of Petrarch and the Psalms as well as original verse in order to mourn her late brother, develop his legacy and promote the Protestant cause. Aemilia Lanyer, probably the most obviously 'feminist' of these three, wrote poetry which defends Eve's actions in the Garden of Eden, celebrates female virtue and spirituality, and argues for the creation of a non-hierarchical community of 'good women'. All are strong and original voices which alter our picture of the golden age of English Literature."--BOOK JACKET
A sweet nosegay, or, Pleasant posy, 1573 : Women Writers Project first electronic edition by Isabella Whitney( )

in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[A sweet nosgay, or pleasant posye] : [contayning a hundred and ten phylosophicall flowers &c.] by Isabella Whitney( )

12 editions published between 1573 and 1994 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[A sweet nosgay : or, Pleasant posye] by Isabella Whitney( )

10 editions published between 1567 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The copy of a letter : Women Writers Project first electronic edition by Isabella Whitney( )

in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Copy of a Letter, 1567 by Isabella Whitney( )

9 editions published between 1567 and 2011 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sweet Nosegay, or Pleasant Posy, 1573 by Isabella Whitney( )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poets I : Isabella Whitney, Anne Dowriche, Elizabeth Melville (Colville), Aemilia Lanyer, Rachel Speght, Diana Primrose, Anne, Mary and Penolope Grey by Isabella Whitney( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet Nosegay, or Pleasant Posy by Isabella Whitney( )

1 edition published in 1573 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early modern Englishwoman / Part 2( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(A sweet Nosgay, or pleasant Posye: contayning a hundred and ten Phylosophicall Flowers, etc.) [In verse.] B.L by Isabella Whitney( Book )

1 edition published in 1573 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The copy of a letter lately written in meeter, by a yonge gentilwoman : to her unconstant lover by Is W.( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The copy of a letter : lately written in meeter by a yonge gentilwoman to her unconstant lover by Isabella Whitney( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A sweet nosgay, or a pleasant posye by Isabella Whitney( Book )

1 edition published in 1573 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The copy of a letter by Isabella Whitney( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The poets( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Isabella Whitney, Mary Sidney, and Aemelia Lanyer : Renaissance women poets
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The poets I : Isabella Whitney, Anne Dowriche, Elizabeth Melville (Colville), Aemilia Lanyer, Rachel Speght, Diana Primrose, Anne, Mary and Penolope GreyThe early modern Englishwoman / Part 2The poetsAnne Lock, Isabella Whitney and Aemilia LanyerAshgate critical essays on women writers in England, 1550-1700Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800
Alternative Names
Isabella Whitney Brits dichteres

Isabella Whitney poétesse anglaise

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Languages
English (81)