William Rufus Chetwood

Standard Name: Chetwood, William Rufus


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Dedications Eliza Haywood
Chetwood (who published a number of women writers) dedicated the first, anonymous volume to the actress Anne Oldfield .
Haywood, Eliza. Love in Excess. Editor Oakleaf, David, Broadview.
A man, also anonymous, contributed a prefatory poem saying that EH had cured him of...
Material Conditions of Writing Elizabeth Boyd
The British Library copy is 161 g. 56. An advertisement says that William Rufus Chetwood (prompter at Drury Lane ) had hoped to get it staged, but it was delayed by the author's ill-health. Again...
Publishing Eliza Haywood
Chetwood published EH 's only work issued by subscription (with a list of 309 names): Letters from a Lady of Quality to a Chevalier.
Spedding, Patrick. A Bibliography of Eliza Haywood. Pickering and Chatto.
Whicher, George Frisbie. The Life and Romances of Mrs. Eliza Haywood. Columbia University Press.
Gerrard, Christine. Aaron Hill: The Muses’ Projector 1685-1750. Oxford University Press.


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