Women of Letters, Manuscript Circulation, and Print Afterlives in the Eighteenth Century
  • Author : M. Bigold
  • Release Date : 12 January 2013
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 291
  • ISBN 13 : 9781137033574

Women of Letters, Manuscript Circulation, and Print Afterlives in the Eighteenth Century Book Summary

Using unpublished manuscript writings, this book reinterprets material, social, literary, philosophical and religious contexts of women's letter-writing in the long 18th century. It shows how letter-writing functions as a form of literary manuscript exchange and argues for manuscript circulation as a method of engaging with the republic of letters.

Women of Letters  Manuscript Circulation  and Print Afterlives in the Eighteenth Century

Women of Letters Manuscript Circulation and Print Afterlives in the Eighteenth Century

Author : M. Bigold
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Using unpublished manuscript writings, this book reinterprets material, social, literary, philosophical and religious contexts of women's letter-writing in the long 18th century. It shows how letter-writing functions as a form of literary manuscript exchange and argues for manuscript circulation as a method of engaging with the republic of letters....

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