Manuscript and Letters

  1. Babcock, Robery Gary. A Book of Her Own: An Exhibition of Manuscripts and Printed Books in the Yale University Library That Were Owned by Women Before 1700. New Haven, Conn.: Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, 2005.
  2. Beach, Alison I. Women as Scribes: Book Production and Monastic Reform in Twelfth-Century Bavaria. Cambridge Studies in Palaeography and Codicology 10. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
  3. Burke, Victoria E. “Manuscript Miscellanies.” In The Cambridge Companion to Early Modern Women’s Writing, edited by Laura Lunger Knoppers, 55–67. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
  4. ———. “Seventeenth-Century Women’s Manuscript Writing.” In The History of British Women’s Writing, 1610-1690, edited by Mihoko Suzuki, 3:99–113. The History of British Women’s Writing. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
  5. Burke, Victoria E., and Jonathan Gibson, eds. Early Modern Women’s Manuscript Writing: Selected Papers from the Trinity/Trent Colloquium. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004.
  6. Clarke, Elizabeth, and Lynn Robson. “‘Why Are We “Still Kissing the Rod’?: The Future for the Study of Early Modern Women”s Writing.’” Women’s Writing 14, no. 2 (2007): 177–93.
  7. Cook, Elizabeth. Epistolary Bodies: Gender and Genre in the Eighteenth-Century Republic of Letters. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996.
  8. Cyrus, Cynthia J. Scribes for Women’s Convents in Late Medieval Germany. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009.
  9. Ezell, Margaret J. M. “The Laughing Tortoise: Speculations on Manuscript Sources and Women’s Book History.” English Literary Renaissance 38, no. 2 (May 2008): 331–55.
  10. Frye, Susan. “Materializing Authorship in Esther Inglis’s Books.” Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 32, no. 2 (Fall 2002): 469–91.
  11. Grundy, Isobel. “Women and Letters.” In Women, Popular Culture, and the Eighteenth Century, edited by Tiffany Potter, 133–49. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012.
  12. Hammons, Pamela H. “The Gendered Imagination of Property in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century English Women’s Verse.” CLIO 34, no. 4 (2005): 395–418.
  13. Hand, Joni M. Women, Manuscripts and Identity in Northern Europe: 1350-1550. Farnham: Ashgate, 2013.
  14. Hannay, Margaret P. “‘High Housewifery’: The Duties and Letters of Barbara Gamage Sidney, Countess of Leicester.” Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal 1 (2006): 7–35.
  15. Hobby, Elaine. Virtues of Necessity: English Women’s Writing 1649-88. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1988.
  16. Justice, George L., and Nathan Tinker. Women’s Writing and the Circulation of Ideas: Manuscript Publication in England, 1550-1800. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  17. Kaborycha, Lisa, ed. A Corresponding Renaissance: Letters Written by Italian Women, 1375-1650. Translated by Lisa Kaborycha. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
  18. Kitagawa, Tomoko L. “Women’s Black-Seal Letters in Sixteenth-Century Japan.” Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal 8 (2013): 317–27.
  19. Lawrence-Mathers, Anne, and Phillipa Hardman, eds. Women and Writing, c.1340-c.1650: The Domestication of Print Culture. Woodbridge: York Medieval Press, 2010.
  20. Matheson, Peter. “A Life in Letters: Argula von Grumbach (1492-1556/7).” Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal 4 (2009): 27–60.
  21. McAreavey, Naomi. “‘This Is That I May Remember What Passing That Happened in Waterford’: Inscribing the 1641 Rising in the Letters of the Wife of the Mayor of Waterford.” Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal 5 (2010): 77–109.
  22. Moran, Megan. “Female Letter Writing and the Preservation of Family Memory in Early Modern Italy.” Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal 6 (2011): 195–201.
  23. Smith, Helen. “Women and the Materials of Writing.” In Material Cultures of Early Modern Women’s Writing, edited by Patricia Pender and Rosalind Smith, 14–35. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
  24. Wigginton, Caroline. In the Neighborhood: Women’s Publication in Early America. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016.
  25. ———. “Letters from a Woman in Pennsylvania, Or, Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson Dreams of John Dickinson.” In Community without Consent: New Perspectives on the Stamp Act, edited by Zachary McLeod Hutchins, 89–112. Dartmouth College Press, 2016.
  26. Wogan-Browne, Jocelyn. Saints’ Lives and Women’s Literary Culture C. 1150-1300: Virginity and Its Authorizations. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
  27. Wolfe, Heather. “Women’s Handwriting.” In The Cambridge Companion to Early Modern Women’s Writing, edited by Laura Lunger Knoppers, 21–39. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.