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Chaste, Silent and Obedient: English Books for Women, 1475-1640 Suzanne W. Hull

Chaste, Silent and Obedient: English Books for Women, 1475-1640

Suzanne W. Hull

Published October 1st 1988
ISBN : 9780873280983
Paperback
247 pages
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The author identifies and examines the books that appear to have been published, at least in part, for an English-speaking female audience during the Renaissance. Detailed bibliographic lists include not only books specifically directed to women as aMoreThe author identifies and examines the books that appear to have been published, at least in part, for an English-speaking female audience during the Renaissance. Detailed bibliographic lists include not only books specifically directed to women as a group, but also histories and biographies of famous women as well as books with subjects specifically within a womans province, such as midwifery, cookery, and needlework.