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The Resource Early modern women's writing and the rhetoric of modesty, Patricia Pender

Early modern women's writing and the rhetoric of modesty, Patricia Pender

Label
Early modern women's writing and the rhetoric of modesty
Title
Early modern women's writing and the rhetoric of modesty
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Pender
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An in-depth study of early modern women's modesty rhetoric from the English Reformation to the Restoration. This book provides new readings of modesty's gendered deployment in the works of Anne Askew, Katharine Parr, Mary Sidney, Aemilia Lanyer and Anne Bradstreet."--
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Provided by Publisher
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Pender, Patricia
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Modesty in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
Label
Early modern women's writing and the rhetoric of modesty, Patricia Pender
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: authorial alibis: early modern and late modern. Self-effacement and 'Sprezzatura': modesty and manipulation -- 'Sola Scriptura': reading, speech, and silence in 'The Examinations of Anne Askew' -- 'A worme most abjecte': 'Sermo Humilisas' reformation strategy in Katherine Parr's 'Prayers or Medytacions' -- 'Mea Mediocritas': Mary Sidney, modesty, and the history of the book -- 'This triall of my slender skill': inexpressibility and interpretive community in Aemilia Lanyer's Encomia -- 'To be a foole in print': Anne Bradstreet and the romance of 'pirated' publication
Control code
FIEb17552588
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 218 pages
Isbn
9780230362246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)794922817
Label
Early modern women's writing and the rhetoric of modesty, Patricia Pender
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: authorial alibis: early modern and late modern. Self-effacement and 'Sprezzatura': modesty and manipulation -- 'Sola Scriptura': reading, speech, and silence in 'The Examinations of Anne Askew' -- 'A worme most abjecte': 'Sermo Humilisas' reformation strategy in Katherine Parr's 'Prayers or Medytacions' -- 'Mea Mediocritas': Mary Sidney, modesty, and the history of the book -- 'This triall of my slender skill': inexpressibility and interpretive community in Aemilia Lanyer's Encomia -- 'To be a foole in print': Anne Bradstreet and the romance of 'pirated' publication
Control code
FIEb17552588
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 218 pages
Isbn
9780230362246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)794922817

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