Teague, Frances. Bathsua Makin, Woman of Learning. Bucknell University Press, 1998.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Bathsua Makin|
|Friends, Associates||Elizabeth Rigby|
|Literary responses||Catharine Macaulay|
|Literary responses||Elizabeth Nihell|
|politics||Lady Eleanor Douglas||
LED was confined: first in Bedlam (in a special room built for her comfort), then from April 1638 in the Tower of London .
Cope, Esther S. Handmaid of the Holy Spirit: Dame Eleanor Davies, Never Soe Mad a Ladie. University of Michigan Press, 1992.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
|Textual Features||Georgiana Craik|
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Lady Eleanor Douglas||
The text complains bitterly of the author's sufferings in Bedlam, and explains her action at Lichfield Cathedral as analogous to the destruction by Moses of the golden calf, as related in the Old Testament...
EH took to spending her summers in the countryside outside Leicester, living solely on potatoes in a shepherd's cottage with a view to experiencing the lifestyle of subsistence labourers in Ireland.
While in London...
Corfield, Kenneth. “Elizabeth Heyrick: Radical Quaker”. Religion in the Lives of English Women, 1760-1930, edited by Gail Malmgreen, Indiana University Press, 1986, pp. 41 -67.