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The women of Grub Street : press, politics, and gender in the London literary marketplace, 1678-1730

Author: Paula McDowell
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Original both in its sources and in the claims it makes for the nature, extent, and complexities of women's participation in print culture and public politics, this book provides a wealth of new information about middle- and lower-class women's political and literary lives, and shows that these women were not merely the passive distributors of other people's political ideas. Quite to the contrary, women of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Manley, Mrs.; Manley, Mrs.; Manley, Mrs.; Mary de la Riviere Manley
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paula McDowell
ISBN: 019818395X 9780198183952 0198184492 9780198184492
OCLC Number: 37884880
Description: viii, 347 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Contains information on Delarivier Manley, political writer.
Responsibility: Paula McDowell.
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This text uses 17th- and 18th-century literature as a source for studying the women of Grub Street. It explores women's religio-political situation, and in particular women in the London book trade.  Read more...

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cogently argued ... very interesting and well written book. * Patricia B. Craddock, Albion. * McDowell's account of Manley's career and works is supberb and should become the indispensable starting Read more...

 
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   schema:isbn "9780198183952" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198184492>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0198184492" ;
   schema:isbn "9780198184492" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37884880>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37884880> ; # The women of Grub Street : press, politics, and gender in the London literary marketplace, 1678-1730
   schema:dateModified "2017-10-23" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


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