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 realized, scurrilous and moralistic, jestbooks provide an enormous and infrequently missed perspective at the lives of girls in early sleek England. This quantity reproduces seven jestbooks with connections to early sleek Englishwomen in addition to exhibiting whatever of the wide style itself. 4 have an immediate connection to ladies 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 amount additionally comprises the very popular, basic jestbook (A C. Mery Talys).

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