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Author Westonia, Elizabetha Johanna, 1582-1612.
Title Works. 2000
Collected writings / Elizabeth Jane Weston ; edited and translated by Donald Cheney and Brenda M. Hosington ; with the assistance of D.K. Money.
Imprint Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 2000.

Author Westonia, Elizabetha Johanna, 1582-1612.
Series CEL - Canadian Publishers Collection.
Subject Westonia, Elizabetha Johanna, 1582-1612 -- Translations into English.
Westonia, Elizabetha Johanna, 1582-1612 -- Correspondence.
Poets, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Czech Republic -- Correspondence.
Poets, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.
Prague (Czech Republic) -- Intellectual life.
Alt Name Cheney, Donald, 1932-
Hosington, Brenda.
Money, D. K. (David K.)
Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 448 pages) : illustrations, portraits
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Poems and letters in Latin with translations and introduction in English.
Summary "This is the first modern edition and translation of the writings of the Neo-Latin poet Elizabeth Jane Weston (c. 1581-1612), the stepdaughter of Edward Kelley, court alchemist of Rudolf II of Prague. Weston became widely celebrated as the 'Virgo Angla' and was held in high esteem in the international republic of letters of her time. This collection of poems and letters written by her, to her, and, occasionally, about her, sheds new light on the possibilities of artistic self-representation available to women at the end of the sixteenth century."--Jacket.
ISBN 9781442674349 (electronic bk.)
1442674342 (electronic bk.)
9780802044723
0802044727
1282037234
9781282037236
9786612037238
6612037237
OCLC # 666915353
Additional Format Print version: Westonia, Elizabetha Johanna, 1582-1612. Works. 2000. Collected writings. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 2000 9780802044723 (DLC) 00710952 (OCoLC)43278534


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