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Published: 01 February 2018

448 Pages | 16 b+w & 8 colour illustrations

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474419659

Bookseller Code (06)

Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1690-1820s

The Long Eighteenth Century

Edited by Jennie Batchelor and Manushag N. Powell

Published by Edinburgh University Press

The Edinburgh History of Womens Periodical Culture in Britain

  • Presents the first major study of the key role women played as authors, editors, and readers of periodicals and magazines in the long eighteenth century
  • Features cutting-edge and interdisciplinary research by senior and early career specialists in the fields of periodical studies, material culture studies, theatre history, and cultural history
  • In its exposition of innovative methodologies for historical periodical studies, the book maps new directions in eighteenth-century and Romantic studies, women's writing, and media and cultural history
  • Moves British women's print media to the centre of long eighteenth-century print culture

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