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Read e-book online 'A womans answer is neuer to seke': Early Modern Jestbooks, PDF

By Ian Munro,Betty S. Travitsky,Anne Lake Prescott

ISBN-10: 0754651703

ISBN-13: 9780754651703

through turns witty and inane, crude and discovered, scurrilous and moralistic, jestbooks supply an incredible and infrequently neglected perspective at the lives of ladies in early smooth England. This quantity reproduces seven jestbooks with connections to early smooth Englishwomen in addition to exhibiting whatever of the large style itself. 4 have an immediate connection to girls via their jests and framing (Wyddow Edyth, VVestward for Smelts, lengthy Meg of VVestminster, and Pasqvils Iests), excerpts from books particularly specialize in ladies in a few sections (The Schoolemaster and Wits Fittes and Fancies) and the quantity additionally contains the highly regarded, common jestbook (A C. Mery Talys).

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'A womans answer is neuer to seke': Early Modern Jestbooks, 1526–1635: Essential Works for the Study of Early Modern Women: Series III, Part Two, Volume ... – Essential Works Series III, Part Two) by Ian Munro,Betty S. Travitsky,Anne Lake Prescott


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