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Anne Southwell's Poetry

Gibson, Jonathan (2005). Anne Southwell's Poetry. In: Seal Millman, Jill and Wright, Gillian eds. Early Modern Women's Manuscript Poetry. Manchester: Manchester University Press, pp. 57–76.

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An edition of selections from the two manuscripts of Anne Southwell's verse (Folger Shakespeare Library MS Vb.198 and British Library Lansdowne MS 740), consisting of four short poems and 654 lines from her poetry on the decalogue. The edition includes an introduction to the manuscript, biographical and politico-religious contexts of Southwell's verse as well as detailed textual and explanatory notes.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2005 Manchester University Press
ISBN: 0-7190-6916-5, 978-0-7190-6916-1
Extra Information: This anthology was awarded the 2006 Josephine Roberts Edition Prize by the Society for the Study of Early Modern Women.
Keywords: poetry; early modern literature; women's writing; early modern manuscripts; Anne Southwell
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > English & Creative Writing
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 36881
Depositing User: Jonathan Gibson
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2013 09:25
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:44
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