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Women writing history in early modern England

Author: Megan Matchinske
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title investigates and documents fascinating accounts written by 17th-century Englishwomen, which explore the shifting relationships between past and future.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Megan Matchinske
ISBN: 9780521508674 0521508673
OCLC Number: 286432469
Description: ix, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Strategies for survival : gender, ethics and history --
2. Truth in the telling : moral, method and history in Anne Dowriche's The French historie --
3. Gendering Catholic conformity : equivocal history and cultural context in Elizabeth Grymeston's Miscelanea --
4. From here to 'henceforth' : history, gender and identity in the diary writings of Lady Anne Clifford --
5. Receptive readers : dissimulation and historical truth in Mary Carleton's bigamy trials --
6. The 'dying-tale' : history and the ethics of action.
Responsibility: Megan Matchinske.

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