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By Ian Munro,Betty S. Travitsky,Anne Lake Prescott

by means of turns witty and inane, crude and realized, scurrilous and moralistic, jestbooks supply a big and infrequently missed standpoint at the lives of ladies in early sleek England. This quantity reproduces seven jestbooks with connections to early glossy Englishwomen in addition to exhibiting whatever of the large style itself. 4 have a right away connection to ladies via their jests and framing (Wyddow Edyth, VVestward for Smelts, lengthy Meg of VVestminster, and Pasqvils Iests), excerpts from books in particular specialize in ladies in a few sections (The Schoolemaster and Wits Fittes and Fancies) and the amount additionally contains the very hot, normal jestbook (A C. Mery Talys).

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Ian Munro,Betty S. Travitsky,Anne Lake Prescott's 'A womans answer is neuer to seke': Early Modern Jestbooks, PDF

By means of turns witty and inane, crude and realized, scurrilous and moralistic, jestbooks supply a tremendous and infrequently neglected perspective at the lives of girls in early glossy England. This quantity reproduces seven jestbooks with connections to early glossy Englishwomen in addition to exhibiting anything of the large style itself.

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