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Author: Elizabetha Johanna Westonia; Donald Cheney; Brenda Hosington; D K Money
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the first modern edition and translation of the writings of the Neo-Latin poet Elizabeth Jane Weston (c. 1581-1612), the stepdaughter of Edward Kelley, court alchemist of Rudolf II of Prague. Weston became widely celebrated as the 'Virgo Angla' and was held in high esteem in the international republic of letters of her time. This collection of poems and letters written by her, to her, and, occasionally,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Translations
Translations into English
Correspondence
Correspondance
Traductions anglaises
Named Person: Elizabetha Johanna Westonia; Elizabetha Johanna Westonia; Elizabetha Johanna Westonia; Elizabeth Jane Weston
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabetha Johanna Westonia; Donald Cheney; Brenda Hosington; D K Money
ISBN: 0802044727 9780802044723
OCLC Number: 43278534
Language Note: Poems and letters in Latin with translations and introduction in English.
Awards: Winner of Josephine Roberts Award, Society for the Study of Early Modern Women 2001 (United States)
Description: xxxi, 448 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Jane Weston ; edited and translated by Donald Cheney and Brenda M. Hosington ; with the assistance of D.K. Money.

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The first modern edition and translation of the writings of the Neo-Latin poet Elizabeth Jane Weston (c. 1581-1612). Sheds new light on the possibilities of artistic self-representation available to  Read more...

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