Jane Austen and Some Contemporaries.
Mona Wilson looks at Jane Austen, Eliza Fletcher, Anne Woodrooffe, Mary Martha Butt, Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck, Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna, Mary Somerville, Harriet Grote. She focuses on what it was like to be a woman in the 18th century, against the contrast of the Victorianism that followed. Reads from the perspective of proto-feminism and Mary Wollstonecraft's influence. Introduction by G. M. Young. Near fine first edition with near fine jacket in mylar. USED. $75.00