The Female Spectator: Being selections from Mrs. Eliza Heywood's periodical, first published in monthly parts (1744-6).
Selections by Gabrielle M. Firmanger. Haywood [1693-1756] was a prolific writer and actor. She wrote novels, plays, political histories, and periodicals, as well as advice books. The monthly periodical The Female Spectator (1744-1745) was an answer to The Spectator by Addison and Steele and dealt with women's issues such as marriage, children, reading, education and conduct. Today she is noted for her novels. Bristol Classical Press, Hb, Dj. 1993. NEW. $22.00