Standard Name: Burnet, Elizabeth
Birth Name: Elizabeth Blake
Used Form: Mrs Burnet
Married Name: Elizabeth Berkeley
was a writer of personal texts: journals and letters; spiritual, philosophical, and political critique; and religious self-examination. She published one book, of meditations. Compared with other religious women writers of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, however, she was more worldly, broader in her range of interests and in her sympathies.
Burnet, Elizabeth. A Method of Devotion. Joseph Downing, C. Smith, A. Barker, 1708.
Burnet, Elizabeth. A Method of Devotion. Joseph Downing, C. Smith and A. Barker, 1709.
Goodwyn, Timothy et al. “An Account of the Life and Character of the Author”. A Method of Devotion: or Rules for Holy & Devout Living, with Prayers on Several Occasions, and Advices and Devotions for the Holy Sacrament, Joseph Downing, C. Smith, and A. Barker, 1709, p. iii - xxxii.
Burnet, Elizabeth. “journals and papers”. Bodleian Library, MS Rawl. D. 1092, folios 111203.