Dr Rumbold brings to light new information, and shows how the women with whom Pope dealt can themselves be seen as individuals with presence and dignity.
- Cambridge University Press
- Publication date:
- Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought Series, #2
- Product dimensions:
- 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)
Table of Contents
List of plates; Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Assumptions and ironies; 2. Women at home; 3. Reigning beauties; 4. Rebellious sympathies; 5. A choice of sisters; 6. Female wit; 7. Headstrong Duchesses; 8. Victims of state; 9. 'I love you upon unalterable Principles'; Bibliography; Index.
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