The Letters of Sarah Scott - The Pickering Masters (Multiple items)Nicole Pohl (author)
Sarah Robinson Scott was a writer, translator and social reformer. While Scott’s legacy presents her as a committed Anglican philanthropist, the letters she wrote reveal her to have been a witty, even savage, commentator on eighteenth-century life.This is the first edition of Scott’s letters to be published and presents all extant copies.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 912
Weight: 1700 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 mm
'an original and timely intervention in the growing filed of Bluestocking studies, while retaining the substance and integrity of a lasting contribution to literary scholarship... Pohl is doing a great service by making these letters accessible beyond the realm of the specialist archives in which the original manuscripts are kept.' Women's Writing '[a] welcome edition.' Times Literary Supplement
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