Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn

Author: Professor of English Literature Janet Todd

Publisher: Fentum Press

ISBN: 1909572063

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An exploration of the life, work, and historical background of Aphra Behn: seventeenth-century dramatist, poet, novelist, political propagandist, bisexual and spy.
Aphra Behn
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Professor of English Literature Janet Todd
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-16 - Publisher: Fentum Press

An exploration of the life, work, and historical background of Aphra Behn: seventeenth-century dramatist, poet, novelist, political propagandist, bisexual and spy.
The Secret Life of Aphra Behn
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Janet Todd
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-19 - Publisher: A&C Black

'All women together ought to let flowers fall upon the tomb of Aphra Behn; for it was she who earned them the right to speak their minds,' said Virginia Woolf. Yet that tomb, in Westminster Abbey, records one of the few uncontested facts about this Restoration playwright, poet, novelist and
Aphra Behn: A Secret Life
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Janet Todd
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-02 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

'Fascinating scholarship. Todd conveys Behn's vivacious character and the mores of the time' New York Times 'All women together ought to let flowers fall upon the tomb of Aphra Behn; for it was she who earned them the right to speak their minds,' said Virginia Woolf. Yet that tomb, in
Stars and Spies
Language: en
Pages: 470
Authors: Christopher Andrew, Julius Green
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-14 - Publisher: Random House

A vastly entertaining and unique history of spying and showbiz, from the Elizabethan age to the Cold War and beyond. 'Perfect...read as you settle into James Bond on Christmas afternoon' Daily Telegraph Books of the Year 2021 Throughout history, there has been a lively crossover between show business and espionage.
Women Who Changed the World: Their Lives, Challenges, and Accomplishments through History [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1312
Authors: Candice Goucher
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-24 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Women Who Changed the World: Their Lives, Challenges, and Accomplishments through History features 200 biographies of notable women and offers readers an opportunity to explore the global past from a gendered perspective. The women featured in this four-volume set cover the full sweep of history, from our ancestral forbearer "Lucy"