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Women's Writers in English Medieval England

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ISBN-10: 0582259401

ISBN-13: 9780582259409

Edition: 1999

Authors: Laurie A. Finke

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Description:

This examination of medieval women's writing looks at a wide range of writing styles, from medical treatises and correspondence to drama and romance. The major writers examined include Julian of Norwich, Margery Kempe and Christine de Pizan.
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Book details

List price: $51.60
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 1/26/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

General Editor's
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
Introduction
Women in the Middle Ages
The Middle Ages
Imagining Women
Historicizing Women
Anglo-Saxon Women
Women after the Norman Conquest
Women at the End of the Middle Ages
Women and Regimes of Writing in the Middle Ages
The Languages of Literary Production
Women and Literacy
Authorship and Patronage
The Printing Press
Women Writers?
The Genres of Women's Writing in the Middle Ages
Lyric Poetry
Dream Visions
Romance
Hagiography
Drama
Epistolary
Practical Treatises
Devotional and Visionary Literature
Major Authors
Marie de France
Julian of Norwich
Margery Kempe
The Paston Women
Christine de Pizan in England
Chronology
Bibliography