The Grand Quarrel: Women's Memoirs of the English Civil War.
Male writers of the period 1642-1660, most famously Pepys and Evelyn, are widely read. Female memoirists of the period, however, have been neglected. This book gives us the writings of 6 women from both sides. Duchess of Newcastle, Lucy Hutchinson, Ann Fanshawe, Anne Halkett, Alice Thonrton, Brilliana Harley. Chilling and intimate. Sutton. Gloucestershire. 2000. Paper. NEW. $15.00