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Brooks, from A Delightful Recreation for the Industrious
The Monthly Magazine, 1799.
Title Page of The Female Reader
Tomkins, from The Beauties of Writing
Walker, "A Most Beautiful Engraving"
Writing Manuals of the Eighteenth Century
from Bickham's The Universal Penman (2)
from Bickham's The Universal Penman
from Diderot's "L'art d'écrire" (pl. II)
from Diderot's "L'art d'écrire" (pl. III)
from Diderot's "L'art d'écrire" (pl. IV)
from Diderot's "L'art d'écrire" (pl. IX)
from Marchand's Nouveaux principes d'ecriture italienne
Facsimile of "On A Lady's Writing"
VERSES written in an Alcove
An Address to the DEITY
Delia, An Elegy
To Mrs. P--------
THE GROANS OF THE TANKARD
HYMN to CONTENT
ON THE DEATH OF Mrs. JENNINGS
A Summer Evening's Meditation
To Miss R----
The MOUSE's PETITION
VERSES on Mrs. ROWE
ODE to SPRING
On a Lady's Writing
Ovid to his Wife
To a LADY, With some painted FLOWERS
The ORIGIN of SONG-WRITING
ON THE BACKWARDNESS OF THE SPRING 1771
Barbauld, "Fashion: A Vision"
Barbauld, "The Rights of Woman"
Gregory, A Father's Legacy
from Hugh Blair, Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres
from Mary Wollstonecraft, Preface to The Female Reader
Conduct Books: A Brief Reading List
Duncombe, "Observations on Female Literature"
Poem Web: On a Lady's Writing
From Greek mythology, the garden of the golden apples in the Isles of the Blest, located at the western end of the earth.
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