1997, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
800 Years of Women's Letters. Olga Kenyon. 1997. Hardcover, 293 pages. A very nice, bright, clean copy. Firm binding, unmarked pages, light shelfwear to top edge of jacket. An anthology exploring the tradition of female letter writing from the 12th century to the present day. 800 years of Women's letters' by Olga Kenyon is a truly fascinating and comprehensive study of women's letters reveals the nature of women's lives from the twelfth to the twentieth century. Entertaining and informative the book covers a geographic span from France to America and down to Mary Kingsley travelling in the Congo. There are many letters written here in Britain, from Jane Austen et al to contemporary writers Fay Weldon and Elaine Feinstein, including also the first female letter known from Roman Britain celebrating women's friendship. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; ISBN: 1858337712. ISBN/EAN: 9781858337715. Inventory No: DSCF3519.