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essay in defence of the female sex

Mary Astell

essay in defence of the female sex

in a letter to a lady

by Mary Astell

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Published by Printed for S. Butler in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Attributed also to Mrs. Drake.

StatementWritten by a lady.
The Physical Object
Pagination(22), 144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18675721M

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An essay in defence of the female sex In which are inserted the characters of a pedant, a squire, a beau, a vertuoso, a poetaster, a city-critick, &c. in a letter to a lady. Note: Authorship has been attributed to both Judith Drake and Mary Astell.

Language: English: LoC Class: HQ: Social sciences: The family, Marriage, Sex and Gender: Subject An essay in defence of the female sex. In which are inserted the characters of a pedant, a squire, a beau, a vertuoso, a poetaster, a city-critick, &c. In a letter to a :// The Essay is written in the form of a letter to a female friend.

It purports to be inspired by a conversation between several gentlemen and ladies. Drake first constructed the rationalist framework used at that time to explain women's intellectual inferiority, especially using John Locke's An Essay Similar Items.

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Roper and E. Wilkinson, and R. Clavel London Australian/Harvard Citation. Astell,   An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex. In Which Are Inserted the Characters of a Pedant, a Squire, a Beau, a Vertuoso, a Poetaster, a City-Critick, &c.

In a Letter to a Lady. Written by a Lady. 1st edition. London: A. Roper, E. Wilkinson and R. Clavel, Facsimile in Internet Archive. Accessed 17 June ——. 3rd :// An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex in Which Are Inserted the Characters of a Pedant, a Squire, a Beau, Vertuoso, a Poetaster, a City-Critick, in a Letter to a Lady / Written by a :// Excerpt from An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex: In Which Are Inserted the Characters of a Pedant, a Squire, a Beau, a Vertuoso, a Poetaster, a City-Critick, &C., In a Letter to a Lady Ments ours, only to lhew his own good Breeding and Parts.

He le vels his Scandal at the whole Sex, and thinks us fulficiently fortified, if'out of the Story of Two Thoua fand Years he has been able to pick up About this Book Catalog Record Details.

An essay in defence of the female sex. In which are inserted the Astell, Mary, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, ://?id=uc Preview this book» What people are An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex: In a Letter to a Lady Mary Astell, Judith Drake No preview available - An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex: In a Letter to a Lady Mary Astell, Judith Drake No preview available - View all» The underlying importance of party politics is exemplified in one of the greatest works of early modern ‘feminism’, Judith Drake's An essay in defence of the female sex ().

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Statements. instance of. literary work. 0 references. author. Judith Drake. 1 reference. reference URL   In her essay, A Burst of Life, Audre Lorde penned the now famous phrase: “Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation and that is an act of political warfare.” As a self-described “black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet”, Lorde recognised that she could not rely on a white patriarchal society to promote her This edition's appendices include Judith Drake's An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex (), Daniel Defoe's An Essay upon Projects (), and a selection from the Tatler 32 () on the "order of Platonic ladies" ().

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