Ephelia,. Female Poems on Several Occasions. James Courtney, 1679.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Anne Killigrew|
|Friends, Associates||Sarah, Lady Cowper||
SLC brought to the social rituals of visiting some of the same suspicious stance with which she viewed her relations. I visit Some people for the Same Causes as the Indians Worship the Devil, least...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Aphra Behn||
AB 's poems were mostly opportunistic in some way, seizing the chances offered her, either by projects of literary colleagues or by royal or other grand occasions, to make some money. She makes much use...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Joan Whitrow||
This offers praise to God for the king's safe return from waging war in Holland, but deplores the money spent in official welcome celebrations, which would have been better given to the poor. By...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Mary Davys|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Ephelia|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Catherine Fanshawe|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Martha Fowke||
These poems reflect social life and perhaps the company of lawyers in the London of about 1720.
Their author glories in her liberty—in several senses, but including freedom from the meaningless literary rules which...
Guskin, Phyllis J. “’Not Originally Intended for the Press’: Martha Fowke Sansom’s Poems in the Barbados Gazette”. Eighteenth-Century Studies, No. 1, pp. 61 -91.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Delarivier Manley|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Eliza Meteyard||
This illustrated story of a young girl's childhood and education has some autobiographical elements (Howitt calls it her own early life),
including the profession of the army surgeon father of the eponymous character...
Lee, Amice. Laurels & Rosemary: The Life of William and Mary Howitt. Oxford University Press, 1955.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Lady Mary Wortley Montagu||
They include a novel in five letters (Indamora to Lindamira), a verse-and-prose romance (The Adventurer), and poems in various pastoral and classical modes—epistles, lyrics, etc. The novel gives a voice to...
|Literary responses||Lady Jane Cavendish|
|Textual Features||Mary Astell||
These poems succeed in making the Christian life of resignation and unselfishness into a series of heroic trials and combats. MA has the makings of a fine poet in the grand style; she evidently learned...
|Textual Features||Katherine Philips||
These poems praise the retired life, withdrawn from worldly ambition, in the manner of Cowley . The contrast which Philips draws between private worth and public corruption belongs both to her public and private statements...
|Textual Features||Jane Barker|