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    Margaret Cavendish: political writings

    James, Susan, ed. (2003) Margaret Cavendish: political writings. Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9780521633505.

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    Book synopsis: Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle (1623-1673) is unique among women writers of the seventeenth century in the scale of her output and in her aspiration to create a philosophical system. This edition presents Cavendish as a political author, and Susan James includes two major texts, the Orations and The Blazing World, accompanied by the standard series features that enables students to gain a better understanding of one of the truly distinctive political voices of the early modern period.


    Item Type: Book
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Philosophy
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2018 17:29
    Last Modified: 23 Jan 2018 13:42


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