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Early Modern Women's Letter Writing, 1450-1700 (Early Modern Literature in History)

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This landmark book of essays examines the development of women's letter writing from the late 15th to the early 18th century. It is the first book to deal comprehensively with women's letter writing during the Late Medieval and Early Modern period and shows that this was a larger and more socially diversified area of female activity than has generally been assumed. The ess
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Hardcover, 229 pages
Published August 25th 2001 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published May 17th 2001)
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