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bluestocking circle

women, friendship, and the life of the mind in eighteenth-century England

by Sylvia Harcstark Myers

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 18th century,
    • Friendship -- England -- History -- 18th century,
    • Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography,
    • Salons -- England -- History -- 18th century,
    • Women -- England -- Intellectual life,
    • Women authors, English -- Biography,
    • England -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-333) and index.

      StatementSylvia Harcstark Myers.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR448.W65 M94 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 342 p. :
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1871037M
      ISBN 100198117671
      LC Control Number90030542

      The bluestocking circle who assembled in the London homes of literary hostesses such as Elizabeth Montagu, Frances Boscawen and Elizabeth Vesey in the s form the nucleus of the exhibition. Bluestocking, any of a group of ladies who in midth-century England held “conversations” to which they invited men of letters and members of the aristocracy with literary interests. The word has come to be applied derisively to a woman who affects literary or learned interests. The Bluestockings attempted to replace social evenings spent playing cards with something more intellectual.

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The name 'Bluestockings' derived from the informal blue worsted stockings worn by members of the circle, who preferred this attire over the formal silk black stockings In eighteenth-century society, the genders separated after meals with men remaining at the table to drink and converse, and women retiring to the drawing room – the.

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A bluestocking is an educated, intellectual woman, originally a member of the 18th-century Blue Stockings Society from England led by the hostess and critic Elizabeth Montagu (–), the "Queen of the Blues", including Elizabeth Vesey (–91), Hester Chapone (–) and the classicist Elizabeth Carter (–).

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