skip to content
A serious proposal to the ladies. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A serious proposal to the ladies.

Author: Mary Astell; Patricia Springborg
Publisher: Ormskirk : Broadview Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Mary Astell's A Serious Proposal to the Ladies is one of the most important and neglected works advocating the establishment of women's academies. Its reception was so controversial that Astell  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Early works
History
Sources
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Astell; Patricia Springborg
ISBN: 9781551113067 1551113066
OCLC Number: 819771368
Description: 300 p; bibliog, appendix

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Patricia Springborg has given us a thoroughly contextualized edition of Mary Astell's A Serious Proposal to the Ladies: Parts I and II. Her explanatory annotations as well as her knowledgeable Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/819771368> # A serious proposal to the ladies.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "819771368" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Place/ormskirk> ; # Ormskirk
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/women_s_rights> ; # Women's rights
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/feminism> ; # Feminism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/women_education> ; # Women--Education
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Event/1700_1799> ; # 1700-1799
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/feminism_great_britain_history> ; # Feminism--Great Britain--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/women_s_rights_great_britain_history_18th_century_sources> ; # Women's rights--Great Britain--History--18th century--Sources
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.42/e21/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Person/springborg_patricia> ; # Patricia Springborg
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Person/astell_mary_1666_1731> ; # Mary Astell
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4915607569> ;
    schema:genre "Sources"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Early works"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "A serious proposal to the ladies."@en ;
    schema:productID "819771368" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/819771368#PublicationEvent/ormskirk_broadview_press_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Agent/broadview_press> ; # Broadview Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781551113067> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/819771368> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Agent/broadview_press> # Broadview Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Broadview Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Person/astell_mary_1666_1731> # Mary Astell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1666" ;
    schema:deathDate "1731" ;
    schema:familyName "Astell" ;
    schema:givenName "Mary" ;
    schema:name "Mary Astell" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Person/springborg_patricia> # Patricia Springborg
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Springborg" ;
    schema:givenName "Patricia" ;
    schema:name "Patricia Springborg" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Place/great_britain> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/feminism_great_britain_history> # Feminism--Great Britain--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Feminism--Great Britain--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4915607569#Topic/women_s_rights_great_britain_history_18th_century_sources> # Women's rights--Great Britain--History--18th century--Sources
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Women's rights--Great Britain--History--18th century--Sources"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781551113067>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1551113066" ;
    schema:isbn "9781551113067" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.