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Published: 16 August 2013

248 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199676521

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Women, Poetry and Culture 1640-1680

Elizabeth Scott-Baumann

Oxford English Monographs

  • Situates the poetry of Margaret Cavendish, Lucy Hutchinson, and Katherine Philips within seventeenth-century literary culture
  • Brings together formalist approaches with feminist, historical, and material approaches to texts by early modern women
  • Reveals women poets' responses to Donne, Jonson, Milton, and Abraham Cowley
  • Analyses poetry in print and manuscript

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