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Pursuing the muses

female education and nonconformist culture, 1700-1900

by Marjorie Reeves

  • 100 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Leicester University Press in London, Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wiltshire (England),
  • England,
  • Wiltshire,
  • Northamptonshire,
  • Avon
    • Subjects:
    • Dissenters, Religious -- England -- Wiltshire -- History -- 19th century -- Sources,
    • Dissenters, Religious -- England -- Wiltshire -- History -- 18th century -- Sources,
    • Dissenters, Religious -- England -- Northamptonshire -- History -- Sources,
    • Dissenters, Religious -- England -- Avon -- History -- Sources,
    • Education -- England -- History -- Sources,
    • Family -- England -- History -- Sources,
    • Wiltshire (England) -- Social life and customs -- Sources,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Sources,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 18th century -- Sources,
    • England -- Genealogy -- Sources

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMarjorie Reeves.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA670.W7 R4 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination216 p. :
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1010899M
      ISBN 100718501055
      LC Control Number96051474


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