Links to Related Sites

General Resources
Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle
Aemilia Lanyer
Katherine Philips
Lady Mary Wroth

General Resources
Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies - U of T
Brown University Women Writer's Project
Renaissance Women's Online - Brown University
A Celebration of Women Writers
Emory Women Writers Resource Project
Luminarium - 16th Century Renaissance English Literature 1458-1603
                    Early 17th Century 1603-1660
Renascence Editions
Voice of the Shuttle, Renaissance & 17th century research
Renaissance Resources (Jack Lynch, U Penn)
A Bibliography of Seventeenth Century Women's Writing - U of C

Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle
Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle    (U of C) 
Includes a biography, bibliography, "An Epistle," "A True Relation of My Birth, Breeding and Life" and a chronology of her life
Margaret Cavendish Bibliography    (Northern Arizona University)
Bad Poetry  (Western Michigan University) 
Includes two poems by Margaret Cavendish -  "What is Liquid" and "Nature's Cook"

Aemilia Lanyer
Aemilia Lanyer   (University of Arizona) 
Includes a biography, bibliography, "Salve Deus Rex Judaeorum," and a link to the Lanyer listserv
Selected Poetry of Aemilia Lanyer  (U of T) 
Includes "Salve Deus Rex Iudæorum: Eve's Apology in Defence of Women"

Katherine Philips
Selected Poetry of Katherine Philips  (U of T) 
Includes "Epitaph on Her Son, H.P.," " On Friendship's Mystery, to my Dearest Lucasia," "Orinda on Little Hector Philips" and "To Mrs. M.A. at Parting"
Katherine Fowler Philips  (Sappho) 
Includes a biography of Katherine Philips, "Friendship's Mystery, to my Dearest Lucasia" and "To My Excellent Lucasia, On Our Friendship"

Lady Mary Wroth
The Works of Lady Mary Wroth   (Luminarium) 
Includes a biography, poems from The Countess of Montgomery's Urania - "Unseen, Unknown," "Here All Alone in Silence," "Adieu Sweet Sun," "Love What Art Thou?" and links to "Pamphilia to Amphilanthus" and "Poems between Lady Mary Wroth and Edward, Lord Denny"
Lady Mary Wroth    (Renascence Editions) 
Includes introductions, notes, bibliography and "Pamphilia to Amphilanthus"


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