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Tables of Contents for The "Other" 18th Century: English Women of Letters, 1660-1800
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Acknowledgments
ix
 
Introduction
1
16
Margaret Fell (1614-1702)
Women's Speaking Justified
17
6
Judith Drake (fl. 1696)
From An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex
23
10
Mary Astell (1666-1731)
Appendix to Some Reflections on Marriage
33
18
Aphra Behn (1640-1689)
51
100
The Invitation
52
1
The Disappointment
53
4
To Alexis in Answer to his Poem against Fruition
57
2
Song
59
1
The Willing Mistriss
59
1
To Lysander
60
2
The Lucky Chance
62
77
Sarah Fyge Egerton (1670-1723)
The Liberty
139
2
The Emulation
141
1
To Philaster
142
1
To Orabella, marry 'd to an old Man
143
1
To Alexis, on his absence
144
1
Lady Mary Chudleigh (1656-1710)
To The Ladies
145
1
To Clorissa
146
2
The Elevation
148
3
Katherine Philips (1631-1664)
151
14
Upon the double Murther of King Charles I
152
1
Friendship's Mystery: To my dearest Lucasia
153
1
A retir'd Friendship: To Ardelia
154
1
Content: To My dearest Lucasia
155
3
Wiston Vault
158
1
The World
158
3
The Soul
161
4
Anne Finch, Countess of Winchilsea (1661-1720)
165
16
The Preface
166
4
The Introduction
170
2
The Apology
172
1
Ardelia to Melancholy
173
1
On Myself
174
1
Clarinda's Indifference at Parting with Her Beauty
175
1
The Unequal Fetters
176
1
To the Nightingale
176
1
A Letter to Dafnis April: 2D 1685
177
1
Life's Progress
178
1
A Nocturnal Reverie
179
2
Lady Rachel Russell (1636-1723)
181
32
From Letters of Lady Rachel Russell
182
17
Elizabeth Tollet (1694-1754)
In Memory of the Countess of Winchelsea
199
2
On a Death's Head
201
1
Untitled
201
1
The Monument
202
1
Elizabeth Singer Rowe (1674-1737)
The Vision
203
2
Hymn V
205
1
A Description of Hell in Imitation of Milton
206
2
Despair
208
1
On the Anniversary Return of the Day on which Mr. Rowe Died
209
1
Canticle I.vii
210
1
Canticle II.viii, ix
211
1
The Submission
211
2
Elizabeth Carter (1717-1806)
213
34
On the Death of Mrs. Rowe
214
1
To
215
2
On a Watch [1]
217
1
To
218
2
On a Watch [2]
220
1
[Untitled]
221
2
Catherine Talbot (1721-1770)
Allegory 1
223
3
Allegory 2
226
3
[Untitled]
229
2
Elegy
231
1
Moral Stanzas
232
3
Jane Collier (1709-1754?)
From An Essay on the Art of Tormenting
235
12
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762)
247
36
To the Imitator of the First Satire of the Second Book of Horace
248
3
An Epistle from Pope to Lord Bolingbroke
251
3
The Lover: A Ballad
254
1
To the Countess of
255
6
Concerning Monsieur de la Rochefoucault's Maxim - ``That Marriage is Sometimes Convenient, but Never Delightful''
261
8
Lady Sarah Pennington (1725?-1783)
From An Unfortunate Mother's Advice to Her Absent Daughters
269
14
Hannah Cowley (1743-1809)
283
60
The Belle's Stratagem
284
59
Joanna Baille (1762-1851)
343
16
Introductory Discourse
344
15
Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797)
359
26
Vindication of the Rights of Woman
360
10
Letters Written During A Short Residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark
370
12
Hints
382
3
Hannah More (1745-1833)
385
16
On the danger of an ill-directed Sensibility
386
15
Maria Edgeworth (1767-1849)
401
24
On Sympathy and Sensibility
402
10
An Essay on the Noble Science of Self-Justification
412
13
Anna Laetitia Barbauld (1743-1825)
425
26
Against Inconsistency in our Expectations
426
6
On Prejudice
432
9
Song I
441
1
Verses on Mrs. Rowe
442
1
An Address to the Diety
443
3
To Mr. Barbauld
446
1
Washing-Day
447
2
Octogenary Reflections
449
2
Appendix: Selected Illustrations
451