Women and the Enlightenment.

SKU: 16626

Explores previously neglected women's roles in the Enlightenment. Ruth Perry discusses Mary Astell's involvement in the Enlightenment. Hunt's essay is "Hawkers, Bawlers, and Mercuries: Women and the London Press in the Early Enlightenment." Jacob covers "Women, Freemasonry, and the Paradox of the Enlightenment." Mack gives an in-depth discussion of women's response to and involvement with the Enlightenment. Like new, as published without jacket. Typically sells for $75 - $120. The Institute for Research in History and the Haworth Press, Inc. 1984. USED. $50.00