Collective Biography of Women in Britain, 1550-1900: A Selected Annotated Bibliography.
A fascinating bibliography of biography, lists collective biographies published between 1550 and 1900 that include the stories of British women's lives, even if there are only a few women in a book "overwhelmingly male." Many books claim to include biographies of all the illustrious people throughout history. Includes interesting gems such as books on witchcraft, lady missionaries, writings from French salons, much more. Organized by year with handy index of last names in the back. Mansell, London and NY. No jacket. Hb. NEW. $35.00