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Male authors, female readers representation and subjectivity in Middle English devotional literature by Anne Clark Bartlett

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English



  • England


  • Devotional literature, English (Middle) -- Male authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English prose literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.,
  • Women -- Prayer-books and devotions -- English -- History.,
  • Women -- England -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500.,
  • Women -- Books and reading -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Women and literature -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Authorship -- Sex differences.,
  • Subjectivity in literature.,
  • Mimesis in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-205) and index.

StatementAnne Clark Bartlett.
LC ClassificationsPR275.R4 B37 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1113973M
ISBN 100801430380
LC Control Number94039910

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