Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 March 2008

674 Pages

ISBN: 9780199229734

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Women Latin Poets

Language, Gender, and Authority from Antiquity to the Eighteenth Century

Jane Stevenson

  • A completely new and very rich source of material for women's history, most of it entirely unknown
  • Provides a ground-breaking investigation of educated women in Europe from antiquity to the eighteenth century
  • Brings to light a treasure trove of Latin poetry by women