Early Modern Women Volume 1 (2006)

Out of Print

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Letter from the Editors
JANE DONAWERTH, ADELE SEEFF, DIANE WOLFTHAL, EDITORS
‘High Housewifery’: the Duties and Letters of Barbara Gamage Sidney, Countess of Leicester
MARGARET P. HANNAY
Bocche Inutili: Incorporating Pisa in the Florentine Imaginary
CRISTELLE L. BASKINS
Maladies up Her Sleeve? Clerical Interpretation of a Suffering Female Body in Counter-Reformation Spain
SUSAN LANINGHAM
Suppressing Women Philosophers: The Case of the Early Modern Canon
JOHN J. CONLEY, SJ
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Ermine: Elizabeth I’s Coronation Robes and Mothers’ Legacies in Early Modern England
ELIZABETH MAZZOLA
A Renaissance Woman (Still) Adrift in the World
MERRY E. WIESNER-HANKS

Book Reviews
Wendy Heller, Emblems of Eloquence: Opera and Women’s Voices in Seventeenth-Century Venice
SARAH F. WILLIAMS
Amy Leonard, Nails in the Wall: Catholic Nuns in Reformation Germany
REBECCA CLARK NYKWEST
Maria Bogucka, Women in Early Modern Polish Society, Against the European Background
ELIZABETH DRIVER
Nancy Bradley Warren, Women of God and Arms: Female Spirituality and Political Conflict, 1380–1600
SUSAN DINAN
Jane Couchman and Ann Crabb, editors, Women’s Letters Across Europe, 1400–1700: Form and Persuasion
ERIN A. SADLACK
Pamela Allen Brown and Peter Parolin, editors,Women Players in England, 1500–1660: Beyond the All-Male Stage
MEG PEARSON