Bibliographic Details

Epistolary community in print, 1580-1664 / by Diana G. Barnes.

Author / Creator Barnes, Diana G.
Imprint Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2013]
©2013
Description xii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language English
Series Material readings in early modern culture
Material readings in early modern culture.
Subject English letters -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Letter writing -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Letter writing -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
English letters.
English prose literature -- Early modern.
Letter writing.
Great Britain.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/9919372
ISBN 9781409445357 (hardcover)
1409445356 (hardcover)
9781409445364 (ebook)
1409445364 (PDF ebook)
9781409445364 (PDF ebook)
9781409473145 (ePub ebook)
1409473147 (ePub ebook)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Members of the Kingdom of Letters
  • Angel Day's rhetoric for "any learner" in The English Secretary (1586 and 1599)
  • Feminine poetical letters: Michael Drayton's England's Heroical Epistles (1597)
  • Letters of feminine friendship at the court of Henrietta Maria: Jacques du Bosque's The Secretary of Ladies (1638)
  • Epistolary battles in the English Civil War: The Kings Cabinet Opened (1645)
  • Epistolary Restoration: Margaret Cavendish's letters
  • Conclusion: new republics of letters
  • Bibliography
  • Index