Standard Name: Makin, Bathsua
Birth Name: Bathsua Reginald
Married Name: Bathsua Makin
The seventeenth-century, long famous as a writer on pedagogy and defender of learning for women, is now known to have been one of the earliest middle-class Englishwomen to publish poems. She relied heavily on royal and noble patronage.
Makin, Bathsua. An Essay to Revive the Antient Education of Gentlewomen. Thomas Parkhurst, 1673.
Makin, Bathsua, Mary More, and Robert Whitehall. Educating English Daughters. Editors Teague, Frances, Margaret J. M. Ezell, and Jessica Walker, Iter Academic Press; Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2016.
Makin, Bathsua. Index Radiographia. 1619.
Barbour, Paula L., and Bathsua Makin. “Introduction”. An Essay to Revive the Antient Education of Gentlewomen, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, 1980, p. iii - xi.
Makin, Bathsua. Musa Virginea Græco-Latino-Gallica. John Hodgets, 1616.