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The Resource A race of female patriots : women and public spirit on the British stage, 1688-1745, Brett D. Wilson

A race of female patriots : women and public spirit on the British stage, 1688-1745, Brett D. Wilson

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A race of female patriots : women and public spirit on the British stage, 1688-1745
Title
A race of female patriots
Title remainder
women and public spirit on the British stage, 1688-1745
Statement of responsibility
Brett D. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
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Wilson, Brett D.
Index
index present
LC call number
PR698.W6
LC item number
W55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Transits: literature, thought & culture, 1650-1850
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  • English drama
  • Political plays, English
  • Women and literature
  • Women in literature
  • Patriotism in literature
  • Theater
  • Women in the theater
  • Theater audiences
Label
A race of female patriots : women and public spirit on the British stage, 1688-1745, Brett D. Wilson
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Publication
Note
Introduction : "A female patriot? vanity! absurd!" -- "How hard is the condition of our sex"? : the female advocate and the subject of sympathy in The fair penitent -- That sex's care : sentimental union and the common good -- Public victims : Janes, Jacobites, and the national she-tragedy -- "Even in the softer sex" : gendering patriotism in the plays of James Thomson -- Epilogue : circulating power, public affections, and the re-masculinization of British public spirit
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-284) and index
Contents
Introduction : "A female patriot? vanity! absurd!" -- "How hard is the condition of our sex"? : the female advocate and the subject of sympathy in The fair penitent -- That sex's care : sentimental union and the common good -- Public victims : Janes, Jacobites, and the national she-tragedy -- "Even in the softer sex" : gendering patriotism in the plays of James Thomson -- Epilogue : circulating power, public affections, and the re-masculinization of British public spirit
Control code
756377422
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 293 p.
Isbn
9781611483659
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2011039966
System control number
(OCoLC)756377422
Label
A race of female patriots : women and public spirit on the British stage, 1688-1745, Brett D. Wilson
Publication
Note
Introduction : "A female patriot? vanity! absurd!" -- "How hard is the condition of our sex"? : the female advocate and the subject of sympathy in The fair penitent -- That sex's care : sentimental union and the common good -- Public victims : Janes, Jacobites, and the national she-tragedy -- "Even in the softer sex" : gendering patriotism in the plays of James Thomson -- Epilogue : circulating power, public affections, and the re-masculinization of British public spirit
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-284) and index
Contents
Introduction : "A female patriot? vanity! absurd!" -- "How hard is the condition of our sex"? : the female advocate and the subject of sympathy in The fair penitent -- That sex's care : sentimental union and the common good -- Public victims : Janes, Jacobites, and the national she-tragedy -- "Even in the softer sex" : gendering patriotism in the plays of James Thomson -- Epilogue : circulating power, public affections, and the re-masculinization of British public spirit
Control code
756377422
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 293 p.
Isbn
9781611483659
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2011039966
System control number
(OCoLC)756377422

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