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Mothers of the nation women"s political writing in England, 1780-1830 by Anne Kostelanetz Mellor

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • England


  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
  • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Women authors, English -- Political and social views.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1820-1830.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-163) and index.

StatementAnne K. Mellor.
SeriesWomen of letters, Women of letters (Bloomington, Ind.)
LC ClassificationsPR468.P57 M45 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p. :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL47293M
ISBN 100253337135, 025321369X
LC Control Number99047328

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The Nation is the oldest continuously published weekly magazine in the United States, covering progressive political and cultural news, opinion, and analysis. The Private Life of Victoria: Queen, Empress, Mother of the Nation, is a nonfiction book centered around queen Victoria. I found the book to be rather interesting, since I did not know a lot about queen Victoria before reading it, which made this book perfect for me/5. Aug 22,  · Adult/High School–Focusing mainly on the wives, daughters, sisters, and mothers of the Founding Fathers, this lively and engaging title chronicles the adventures and contributions of numerous women of the era between and Roberts includes a /5(). Pater Patriae (plural Patres Patriae), also seen as Parens Patriae, is a Latin honorific meaning " Father of the Country ", or more literally, "Father of the Fatherland". It is also used of U.S. President George Washington, Italian King Victor Emmanuel II and Swedish King Gustav I.