Hunt, Margaret; Margaret Jacob, Phyllis Mack, and Ruth Perry


Explores previously neglected women's roles in the Enlightenment. Ruth Perry discusses Mary Astell's involvement in the Enlightenment. Hunt's essay is "Hawkers, Bawlers, and Mercuries: Women and the London Press in the Early Enlightenment." Jacob covers "Women, Freemasonry, and the Paradox of the Enlightenment." Mack gives an in-depth discussion of women's response to and involvement with the Enlightenment. Like new, as published without jacket. Typically sells for $75 - $120. The Institute for Research in History and the Haworth Press, Inc. 1984. USED. $50.00