Ashgate Publishing, 2006. Hardcover. Fine. Item #192070
234 pages. With a short introductory essay, putting the original writer and their works in an historical context, together with short bibliographical notes. The works included in this volume constitute Delarivier Manley's early oeuvre, written in the seventeenth century. They comprise one epistolary novella, Letters Written [sic] by Mrs Manley; one commendatory poem 'To the Author of Agnes de Castro'; one comedy, The Lost Lover, or The Jealous Husband, one tragedy, The Royal Mischief; and two commemorative poems, 'Melpomeme: The Tragick Muse' and 'Thalia: The Comick Muse'. In the light of new readings of Delarivier Manley's early work, this volume demonstrates her important contribution to the literary and theatrical milieu of the late seventeenth century. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 234 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; Early Modern Englishwomen; England; Antiquarian & Rare. ISBN: 0754606406. ISBN/EAN: 9780754606406. Inventory No: 192070.
Keywords: BZDB395 Women & Feminism; Early Modern Englishwomen; England; Antiquarian & Rare. Delarivier Manley The Early Modern Englishwoman A Facsimile Library of Essential Works Series 2 Printed Writings 16411700 Part 3 Volume 12 Delarivier Manley Int