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Nature"s Cruel Stepdames

Murderous Women In The Street Literature Of Seventeenth Century England (Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies)

by Susan C. Staub

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Published by Duquesne University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • British Isles,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 17th century,
  • Early modern, 1500-1700,
  • England,
  • English literature,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Street literature,
  • Women and literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11415641M
    ISBN 100820703567
    ISBN 109780820703565

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Natures Cruell Step-Dames, an account of the widow Elizabeth Barnes's murder of her daughter, is included in the section on the unmarried woman because it exploits many features of the pamphlets on unmarried infanticides, including the suggestion that poverty, social exclusion, "and a culture of shame" are motivating factors in the crime (17).

Nature's cruel stepdames: murderous women in the street literature of seventeenth century England. [Susan C Staub] -- "A selection of seventeenth century pamphlets revealing the popular press's obsessive concern with female violence--usually domestic.

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