Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
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|Textual Production||Matilda Betham-Edwards|
|Textual Production||Elizabeth Gaskell||
Despite the historical research, and setting aside later attention to getting dialect words exactly right, EG penned this work, says her biographer Jenny Uglow , page after page, without correction,
in a fast-flowing hand...
Uglow, Jennifer S. “Manuscript Moments”. Lives for Sale: Biographers’ Tales, edited by Mark Bostridge, Continuum, 2004, pp. 181 - 5.
|Textual Production||Teresia Constantia Phillips||
Spin-offs from TCP 's Apology, after both instalments and collected volumes had appeared, included not only pamphlets both against and in favour of Phillips, but selected re-issues under different titles. One example is The...
|Textual Production||Lady Hester Pulter||
One poem celebrates an incident from 1646: a young royalist lady whose beloved had died in battle refused to live without him and shot herself dead with a pistol.
The first title of the...
Pulter, Lady Hester. Poems, Emblems, and The Unfortunate Florinda. Eardley, AliceEditor , Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies , 2014.
|Textual Production||Anne Wharton||
She also wrote what a transcriber called a Paraphrase of the 53. chapter of Isaiah, unprinted in her lifetime. The appearance of this poem in a manuscript now in the Brotherton Library (Brotherton MS...