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Brilliant women : 18th-century bluestockings

Author: Elizabeth Eger; Lucy Peltz; National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)
Publisher: New Haven, Ct. : Yale University Press, ©2008.
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During the eighteenth century a remarkable group of women formed the Bluestocking Salon--a name derived from the sartorial preference of one of the members--where women and men met to debate contemporary ideas and promote the life of the mind. Together, these cultural innovators helped forge new roles for women as influential thinkers, writers, and artists, and their creative achievements were publicly celebrated --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eger, Elizabeth.
Brilliant women.
New Haven, Ct. : Yale University Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)743171020
Named Person: Catharine Macaulay; Mary Wollstonecraft; Hannah More; Catharine Macaulay; Hannah More; Mary Wollstonecraft
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Eger; Lucy Peltz; National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)
ISBN: 9780300141030 0300141033 9781855143890 1855143895
OCLC Number: 237879344
Notes: Published to accompany the exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery, London, from 13 March to 15 June 2008.
Description: 159 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents: The bluestocking circle : friendship, patronage and learning / Elizabeth Eger --
Living muses : constructing and celebrating the professional woman in literature and the arts / Lucy Peltz --
'A revolution in female manners' : women, politics and reputation in the late eighteenth century / Lucy Peltz --
The bluestocking legacy / Elizabeth Eger.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Eger and Lucy Peltz.
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With portraits, prints, caricatures, personal artefacts and a fascinating narrative, Brilliant Women reveal the extraordinary vigour of the bluestockings, a remarkable group of creative and  Read more...

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