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  • Women's Travel Writings in Scotland: Volume III book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in Scotland

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    By Kirsteen McCue, Pamela Perkins

    This volume contains the third volume of Anne Grant's Letters from the Mountains (1806), one of the Romantic era’s most successful non-fictional accounts of the Scottish Highlands.…

    eBook – 2016-07-01
    Routledge
    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • Women's Travel Writings in Scotland: Volume IV book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in Scotland

    Volume IV, 1st Edition

    By Kirsteen McCue, Pamela Perkins

    This volume contains Elizabeth Isabella Spence’s Letters from the North Highlands, one of the Romantic era’s most successful non-fictional accounts of the Scottish Highlands (1816), a work that, while influenced by Grant’s Letters from the Mountains (1806), attempted to move the genre of the…

    eBook – 2016-07-01
    Routledge
    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • A Critical Bibliography of Adam Smith book cover

    A Critical Bibliography of Adam Smith

    1st Edition

    By Hiroshi Mizuta

    This critical bibliography of Adam Smith takes as its starting point the Kress Library of Business and Economics’ 1939 catalogue of its Vanderblue Collection of Smithiana. Since the bicentenary of The Wealth of Nations in 1976, the rate of international publication markedly accelerated,…

    eBook – 2016-07-01
    Routledge

  • Christianity Not as Old as the Creation: The Last of Defoe's Performances book cover

    Christianity Not as Old as the Creation

    The Last of Defoe's Performances, 1st Edition

    By G A Starr

    This critical edition is the first such version of Christianity Not as Old as the Creation and the first time it has been reprinted. Starr’s attribution is not only a significant contribution to Defoe scholarship, but in making it he provides an excellent ‘how to’ guide for scholars wishing to add…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Plays of William Godwin book cover

    The Plays of William Godwin

    1st Edition

    By David O'Shaughnessy

    Best known for "Enquiry Concerning Political Justice" (1793) and "Caleb Williams" (1794), William Godwin (1756-1836) is one of the most important figures of the Romantic period. This book offers academics the chance to build a complete picture of Godwin as a writer and political figure.…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Letters of Francis Jeffrey to Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle book cover

    The Letters of Francis Jeffrey to Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

    1st Edition

    By William Christie

    Contains letters from Francis Jeffrey (1773-1850) to Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) and Jane Welsh Carlyle (1801-1866). The letters in this title present a personal and intellectual narrative of nineteenth-century Britain.…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Monetary History of Gold: A Documentary History, 1660-1999 book cover

    The Monetary History of Gold

    A Documentary History, 1660-1999, 1st Edition

    By Mark Duckenfield

    This title presents a collection of documents relating to the monetary history of gold from the 17th century up to the present, covering specifically the rise of the gold standard, its heyday, and the period following.…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Spanish Gypsy by George Eliot book cover

    The Spanish Gypsy by George Eliot

    1st Edition

    By Antonie Gerard van den Broek

    In 1864, George Eliot began writing her longest poem, "The Spanish Gypsy". This project exhausted her, and her partner took the manuscript away from her for fear it was making her ill. This work explains what Eliot read to research the poem, which parts caused her particular problems and summarises…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • Narrative of the Life of Mrs Charlotte Charke book cover

    Narrative of the Life of Mrs Charlotte Charke

    1st Edition

    By Robert M Rehder

    In this picaresque novel, Charlotte Clarke recalls her life as an actress, and in particular, the difficulties facing a woman trying to make her way in a man's world. The issues of women's writing, education, motherhood, sexuality, and cross-dressing all come under scrutiny.…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    Pickering Women's Classics

  • The Witlings and the Woman Hater book cover

    The Witlings and the Woman Hater

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey M Sill

    This edition contains two of Frances Burney's comedies: "The Witlings", (1778-80) which satirizes the bluestockings; and "The Woman Hater" (1800-02), which explores social pretension and gender conflict.…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    Pickering Women's Classics

  • Adelaide and Theodore: by Stephanie-Felicite De Genlis book cover

    Adelaide and Theodore

    by Stephanie-Felicite De Genlis, 1st Edition

    By Gillian Dow

    Some of the theories Genlis adopts in the education of the eponymous children have their roots in Rousseau's "Emile". However, Genlis herself suggested that Rousseau knew little of the practical education of children. This work is placed within the context of the late eighteenth-century debate on…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    Chawton House Library: Women's Novels

  • The Wild Irish Girl book cover

    The Wild Irish Girl

    1st Edition

    By Claire Connolly

    This novel intervenes in many of the literary and philosophical debates of the late eighteenth century and early nineteenth century, forging a connection between the eighteenth-century discourse of sentiment and the emergent nineteenth-century concept of the nation. Lady Morgan's Introductory…

    eBook – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    Pickering Women's Classics

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