Bluestockings: The First Women's Movement

Gibson, Susannah
Publication Date 2024
ISBN 9781529369991
Publisher John Murray,
Binding Hardback
Condition Near fine, bright copy in like dust jacket
SKU 24683
Notes Very clean, bright and neat.


Hardback. 338pp. Substantial history of the women’s salons that grew up in Brtain from 1750. Covers writers and thinkers such as Elizabeth Montagu, Hester Thrale and her family, Ann Yearsley, Catherine Macaulay, Mary Wollstonecraft, Catherine Talbot, Hannah More, Elizabeth Griffith, Fanny Burney, Hester Chapone, as well as men associated with intellectual discussion groups and literary patrons, including Samuel Johnson and Benjamin Stillingfleet, etc. Small selection of colour plates.
Price: £17.00
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