Prophetic Writings of Lady Eleanor Davies.

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Edited by Esther S. Cope. Part of the series "Women Writers in English 1350-1850." Davies (1590-1652) was a profilic writer of self-published prophetic tracts. Contemporaries considered her mad, and she spent time in prison and in Bedlam. Cope's introductions and annotations help readers appreciate Lady Eleanor's prophetic visions and how they related to the Civil War and other events of her time. OUP. 1995. Paper. Very good condition.Paper. USED. $7.00